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Why people believe weird things?

vardas0antras
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4/13/2011 11:42:39 AM
Posted: 5 years ago
Just got this book. Did anyone read it and if so what do you think about it?
"When he awoke in a tomb three days later he would actually have believed that he rose from the dead" FREEDO about the resurrection of Jesus Christ
innomen
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4/13/2011 11:48:47 AM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 4/13/2011 11:42:39 AM, vardas0antras wrote:
Just got this book. Did anyone read it and if so what do you think about it?

Check out GK Chesterton.
vardas0antras
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4/13/2011 11:50:36 AM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 4/13/2011 11:48:47 AM, innomen wrote:
At 4/13/2011 11:42:39 AM, vardas0antras wrote:
Just got this book. Did anyone read it and if so what do you think about it?

Check out GK Chesterton.

Sure; I'll admit, I never heard of him.
"When he awoke in a tomb three days later he would actually have believed that he rose from the dead" FREEDO about the resurrection of Jesus Christ
belle
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4/13/2011 12:34:56 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
meh i was disappointed. nothing particularly new or interesting. michael shermer always disappoints me it seems.
evidently i only come to ddo to avoid doing homework...
Meatros
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4/22/2011 12:35:51 PM
Posted: 5 years ago
At 4/13/2011 11:42:39 AM, vardas0antras wrote:
Just got this book. Did anyone read it and if so what do you think about it?

Read it over ten years ago - when I was in high school. It was instrumental in my path towards skepticism. Looking back on it, it's not that impressive - certainly I feel Sagan's demon haunted world was better - but it's a good introduction. It did it's job.