Category: Religion & Philosophy

the metaphysical and speculative

Aliens Cause Global Warming, by Michael Crichton

My topic today sounds humorous but unfortunately I am serious. I am going to argue that extraterrestrials lie behind global warming. Or to speak more precisely, I will argue that a belief in extraterrestrials has paved the way, in a progression of steps, to a belief in global warming.

All sorts of thoughts went through my Christianized brain – that as a scientist, he was going to take the amber fluid out of religions, that he was really going to argue extraterrestrials [see the first post of the day on Megyn Kelly and lizards].

It’s actually a very good read, of which this is one small fragment.

This serious-looking equation gave SETI a serious footing as a legitimate intellectual inquiry. The problem, of course, is that none of the terms can be known, and most cannot even be estimated. The only way to work the equation is to fill in with guesses.

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Out of their minds [part one]

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We have our moments of applied insanity for sure and we have our fallings-out but by and large, those reading this are sane and capable of rational thinking.

People from different walks of life and approach visit and comment and people from different countries and what we’re finding is that seemingly disparate peoples and cultures are coming to the same conclusions, independently, on so many issues.

There’s no politburo telling us to do this, no PC narrative – we have our own daily work, our own doings but we still come to similar conclusions on key issues, especially on the vicious loons out there who are wrecking life in western countries.

There was a march yesterday for Justice for Chelsea, the 13 year old girl raped some years back by Muslims and for which no Muslim has ever been incarcerated.  That is outrageous, when every police officer, everyone in Sunderland knew everything about what went on.… More here ...