Saturday, June 29, 2013

Open Minds, Holes in Parachutes

If You Open Your Mind Too Much,
Your Brain Will Fall Out (Take My Wife) - Tim Minchin

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it is not open.” - Frank Zappa

"If a mind or a parachute are open in such a way that the necessary barriers don't hold, and air flows through them freely - you spiral, dangerously fast, towards a thud." - Zena Koan

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Remembering the Hits, Forgetting the Misses

For the Skepticism 101 curriculum, a brilliantly done advertisement for The Con Academy.

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Jesus Done Somebody Wrong

When I came by a few hours later Jesus, his buddies, and that bread and wine had obviously gone to inspire some new home.

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Inspiring Words

"The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one." ~ George Bernard Shaw

"George Bush says he speaks to god every day, and Christians love him for it. If George Bush said he spoke to god through his hair dryer, they would think he was mad. I fail to see how the addition of a hair dryer makes it any more absurd." ~ Sam Harris

 "The only difference between a cult and a religion is how much real estate they own." ~ Frank Zappa

"Two hands working can do more than a thousand clasped in prayer," ~ Anonymous