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High Wycombe, GB
Their 2nd speaker meeting is this Thursday (24th) 7:30 at Copa Bar, King's Rd
Demons and Nightmares
Why do People Believe in the Malign Supernatural?
Talk on the cultural and physiological aspects of the religious and superstitious experience, answering such questions as:
- When do the dead chew in their graves?
- Why do vampires strike in autumn?
- Why do ghosts live in electric clocks?
By Deborah Hyde, the newly-appointed Managing Editor of The Skeptic magazine and one of the organisers of Westminster Skeptics, who blogs as Jourdemayne on the themes of magic and supernatural belief.
Details at http://reading-skepti...