What the President Doesn’t Do

Check this out: In her Iowa declaration, [Michele Bachman] pressed all the right buttons for this very conservative state. She said that the country was in peril and that growing up in Iowa told her that God, family and neighbours were the solution, not the government. She didn’t explain how the Almighty or relatives would…

Metaphysics and Heaven

A post on the blog of William M. Briggs, Statistician reminds me why it’s important to draw a distinction between Metaphysics and Fantasy. The topic is that Stephen Hawking recently got some press for (re-)declaring (yet again already) that there is no God, that this is just a fairy story. Fine, I happen to agree…