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    that I’m no longer a Catholic. They really are stuck in the 4th century.

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    Comment by
    JJ Ross
    February 17th, 2009
    at 9:19 am

    Or worse — the Socratic Method at least, predates the whole BC-AD calendar by four centuries, I think.

    Lynn has a post up from a “fundamentalist logic” site she found, so I guess it’s not just Catholics? Her first example validates circular logic as truth because refrigerators are cold. 🙂

    Comment by
    JJ Ross
    February 17th, 2009
    at 9:31 am

    And this bishop’s argument echoes pious fundy homeschooler “logic” against charter schools (and video games, taxes, family planning, gay rights, evolution and ecology, anybody else’s god, and anyone who outthinks them.)

    See Dale’s postings on confirmation bias in religious thought:

    Thinking by Druthers
    Thinking by Druthers 2
    Thinking by Druthers 3
    Thinking by Druthers 4
    Thinking by Druthers 5

    Comment by
    Nance Confer
    February 17th, 2009
    at 3:26 pm

    How can anyone take this blather seriously?

    Pants? Seriously?