A pluralist approach to ethicsMay 11, 2011
All ethical approaches have their shortcomings, but we can assemble a reasonable moral outlook with parts of each.
Weird Bogus UFO Videos—and Their DefendersMay 10, 2011
A curious exchange with a UFO believer who didn’t like my skeptical analysis.
Ballot Initiative, Motivated by CSH Lawsuit, Would Gut FL Constitution’s Church-State SeparationMay 9, 2011
Florida voters will weigh changes to the state constitution to allow government funding of religious institutions.
Alien McHoaxes, McSkepticism, and MoreMay 9, 2011
Wow! An alien corpse on ice! Discovered “in the frozen wastes of Siberia”—at a “known UFO hotspot,” no less—the damaged but preserved creature (partially buried in snow) surfaced in a short video posted on Youtube. In just a few days the clip drew nearly three-quarters of a million viewers, according to an online British news source (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1378400/Body-dead-alien-Siberia-claims-UFO-hurtling-earth.html; April 20, 2011).
Rep. Pete Stark Supports National Day of ReasonMay 5, 2011
Congressman makes statement on floor of House of Representatives in support of the 2011 National Day of Reason.
Think Only a Few Fools Believe in the Rapture? Think Again.May 3, 2011
It might not happen on May 21, but it will happen