Discussion of Carl Sagan's "The Demon Haunted World"

On August 4, the first meeting of the book club occurred.  Ryan presented a list of possible books, and Jacqueline chose the glorious manifesto of modern skepticism: Demon-haunted world. 


For many people, the world is a scary, magical, haunted place.  It may be dangerous, but the world can be explained without resorting to magic and demons as the best explanation for the challenges we experience.  Let the light of reason chase away the superstitions by communing with Carl by reading this book.  We can discuss several aspects of it at our next meeting.

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  • Ryan

    Oh, sorry about the miscommunication!. Let's try again: A new years resolution. Hopefully Mitzi will meet with us, I'll be inviting her.

    January 19, 2014

  • Jacqueline

    OH NO! I thought our meetup was at 4pm! I'm very disappointed and trying hard not to pout.
    Are we meeting again on October 13th? What are we reading??

    September 15, 2013

  • Ryan

    Ok everybody is coming even if you haven't finished the book!

    September 14, 2013

  • Dan H.

    Love this book

    August 30, 2013

    • Ryan

      Dan welcome. I'm glad you plan to come share your insights. Carl is pretty focused on Aliens, but founded the &

      1 · September 1, 2013

  • Jacqueline

    Looking forward to it

    August 8, 2013

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