Author Archives: drytheserial

Swing and a Miss – A Psychic Failure

He got him on strikes! Yeah, I listened to a baseball game on the radio at work last night, and Dan Dickerson’s catchphrase [wow, Googling Dan Dickerson got me off one hell of a rabbit trail — fifteen minutes later, … Continue reading

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Another Example of Self-Exceptionalism

It has always struck me that people always assume that they are better than the “others.”  People might be willing to make excuses for close friends or family, and will certainly make excuses for themselves.  But, when it comes to … Continue reading

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One Battle: A Snapshot in the Hawking-Cameron War

Much has been written and discussed in the last week about, first, Stephen Hawking’s recent interview with the Guardian.  The main bit that’s getting pulled from the interview, for those who haven’t read it, is as follows. I regard the … Continue reading

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Myers, Chesterton, Facebook: Some Thoughts

In my admittedly amateurish and youthful pursuit of truth, reason, emotion, spirituality and logic, I, as we all do, look to longer-tenured and brighter minds to illuminate our steps along the path of our belief journey, which is likely never ending.  About 18 months … Continue reading

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Bill Johnson Article

[ I changed themes, and now the formatting on this post is all messed up…I don’t have time to fix it right now — I will soon.  – MB ] Here’s a January, 2010 article by reporter Amanda Winters I … Continue reading

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Raising the Dead

Something that’s come up a bit recently, mostly in Facebook conversations, is the issue of people raising others from the dead.  Something I find fascinating is that charismatic Christians love to make claims such as, “raising people from the dead … Continue reading

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