Mailing List Archive

Subject Sender Date
Survey Says: Americans rate witches, hemmorhoids and dog poop higher than congress - Too funny. "House Republicans silence Rep. Grayson after he cites poll comparing t Penny Oct 10, 2013 12:46 PM
Fwd: [Provocateurs] THIS FRI, 7 PM, PRICE CHOPPER: EUGENE CURRY ON "SCIENTISTS AND ATHEISM" - Preview not available cole m. Oct 9, 2013 7:21 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Pat Robertson: Church Donors Don't Have Health & Financial Problems - Well, if tithers fall on hard times but continue to give, maybe Robertson will hoo Penny Oct 9, 2013 3:46 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Kuwait Developing Test to 'Detect' Gay People, Keep Them Out - Maybe it will be like the Salem witch hunts, and Kuwaiti officials will simply ask people if Penny Oct 9, 2013 3:41 PM
Kuwait Developing Test to 'Detect' Gay People, Keep Them Out - Kuwait Developing Test to 'Detect' Gay People, Keep Them Out  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=v4MniF8wPa8 Kansas City S. Oct 9, 2013 2:45 PM
Pat Robertson: Church Donors Don't Have Health & Financial Problems - Pat Robertson: Church Donors Don't Have Health & Financial Problems http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=82mIzmJn_4A Kansas City S. Oct 9, 2013 2:24 PM
Sex is matter of life, then death for male marsupials - Sex is matter of life, then d Kansas City S. Oct 9, 2013 2:23 PM
Abused teen denied abortion rights by court in Nebraska - Abused teen denied abortion rights by court in Nebraska  http://www.nbcnews.com/id/2631­5908/#[masked] Kansas City S. Oct 9, 2013 11:55 AM
Fwd: Monday: Join Richard and 5 other Secular Humanists at "Humanism Study Group" - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: The Kansas City Humanism Meetup Group < [address removed] > cole m. Oct 9, 2013 10:15 AM
Fw: Please help - Anna S. Oct 8, 2013 6:54 PM
A Manual for Creating Atheists Paperback by Peter Boghossian (Author) , Michael Shermer (Foreword) - A Manual for Creating Atheists Paperback by Peter Boghossian (Author) , Michael Shermer (Foreword) Kansas City S. Oct 8, 2013 12:25 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Higgs boson, key to the universe, wins Nobel physics prize -  Cool presentation on the Higgs Boson: http://www.nytimes.com/interac­tive/2013/10/08/science/the-hi­ggs-boson.ht Don Oct 8, 2013 11:29 AM
Higgs boson, key to the universe, wins Nobel physics prize - http://mobile.reuters.com/arti­cle/idUSBRE9970B620131008?irpc­=932 cole m. Oct 8, 2013 11:13 AM
The real GOP goal - h David Oct 8, 2013 10:59 AM
Higgs boson, key to the universe, wins Nobel physics prize - http://mobile.reuters.com/arti­cle/idUSBRE9970B620131008?irpc­=932 cole m. Oct 8, 2013 7:39 AM
Re: Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Yes Eric, your right. I have known Jack since the mid 80's and worked with him on a number of his projects, including that video Bret Oct 8, 2013 7:35 AM
Pleasure Seekers. - I have an idea for a Skeptics night. Pleasure Seekers. Who wants to take this or help with this evening? Damn, did someone say road trip? http:// cole m. Oct 7, 2013 11:10 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Supreme Court Justic Scalia: Atheism 'favors the devil's desires' - What a bunch of nonsense, and from a Supreme Court justice nonetheless. Forget about "This land is my land, this land is your land. Penny Oct 7, 2013 2:40 PM
Fwd: [New post] We aren’t doing so well. . . - Preview not available Kansas City S. Oct 7, 2013 2:35 PM
Supreme Court Justic Scalia: Atheism 'favors the devil's desires' - Supreme Court Justic Scalia: Atheism 'favors the devil's desires'  http://religion.blogs.cnn.com/­2013/10/07/scalia-says-sa Kansas City S. Oct 7, 2013 2:09 PM
Five signs Religion is going away. - http://www.alternet.org/story/­152558/5_signs_that_america_is­_moving_away_from_religion cole m. Oct 7, 2013 1:00 PM
Do the Republicans care about Americans who depend on a paycheck? - Preview not available cole m. Oct 7, 2013 12:52 PM
Fwd: [Provocateurs] THIS FRI, 7 PM, PRICE CHOPPER: EUGENE CURRY ON "SCIENTISTS AND ATHEISM" - Preview not available cole m. Oct 7, 2013 12:28 PM
THIS FRI, 7 PM, PRICE CHOPPER: EUGENE CURRY ON "SCIENTISTS AND ATHEISM" - Preview not available Fred Oct 7, 2013 12:22 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - That interesting Eric. Hey Judy. I know one too. Cole On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 10:10 AM, eric < cole m. Oct 7, 2013 10:39 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Thats funny Eric. Ihave had that feeling myself a few times.  Cole On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 10:06 AM, eric < cole m. Oct 7, 2013 10:37 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Hiten, Your generosity is admirable! eric Oct 7, 2013 10:09 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - About 12 years ago I heard Jack Cashill speak to the Cosmo eric Oct 7, 2013 10:06 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - Sure. No problem with that. However, I think the religious right and objectivists are both target markets for a capitalist sa Penny Oct 7, 2013 9:54 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Congratulations Hiten. Thanks for all you do! Cole On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 8:16 PM, Hiten Soni, MD < cole m. Oct 7, 2013 9:39 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Absolutely. Please do. Hiten Soni, MD All things are possible. On Oct 6, 2013, at 8:09 PM, Don < JJ Oct 6, 2013 8:15 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Congrats, Hiten!   As a former Federal employee, can I share this on Facebook? Don D On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 7:48 PM, Hiten Soni, MD < Don Oct 6, 2013 8:09 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Thank you Penny. Hiten Soni, MD All things are possible. On Oct 6, 2013, at 7:21 PM, Penny < JJ Oct 6, 2013 7:48 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - Exactly. Robert Reich is urging corporations like McDonald's and Walmart to increase wages so workers can finally "get a fair share Penny Oct 6, 2013 7:23 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Congratulations, Hiten! And best of luck to you! Penny Penny Oct 6, 2013 7:21 PM
Absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees at Interpersonal Psychiatry, LLC, Hiten Soni, MD - Friends, I am happy to announce that my new office in Lawrence, Kansas opens tomorrow morning. We are offering absolutely free treatment to all furloughed federal employees (no out of pocket expenses) as long as the government shut down continues. Ple JJ Oct 6, 2013 6:53 PM
Americans Pay More for Internet, Drugs, Textbooks - Americans Pay More for Internet, Drugs, Textbooks  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=IiKb6ouL_wk&list=UUvixJta­XuNdMPUGdOPcY8Ag Kansas City S. Oct 6, 2013 6:14 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Objectivist Philosophy: Reading List - LOL! Now, I can't imagine that, Don. ;D Penny Oct 6, 2013 6:05 PM
RE: [skeptics-137] Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - Preview not available Jeannine Oct 6, 2013 5:30 PM
RE: [skeptics-137] Objectivist Philosophy: Reading List - That's so romantic. S Jeannine Oct 6, 2013 5:15 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Objectivist Philosophy: Reading List - Every year, on her birthday, I try to act like a selfish prick. Don D On Sun, Oct 6, 2013 at 12:45 PM, Penny < Don Oct 6, 2013 4:01 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Objectivist Philosophy: Reading List - For a little balance, you might also try Albert Ellis' book. -Lynne T-Mobile. America's First Nationwide 4G Network Penny wrote: >Many of you are no doubt familiar with objectivist philosophy.  If you're not, here's a great rea Lynne Oct 6, 2013 3:59 PM
Objectivist Philosophy: Reading List - Many of you are no doubt familiar with objectivist philosophy. If you're not, here's a great reading list: Penny Oct 6, 2013 12:45 PM
Re: Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - Preview not available Kansas City S. Oct 6, 2013 11:59 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - I've watched this video before. He made some beautifully simple statements that cut to the heart of the matter -e.g. "If it was tru Penny Oct 6, 2013 11:04 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Exactly my idea, Penny. We could title it: Hey Zeus, you for Sale? Off Jesus in Spanish. Cole On Oct 6,[masked]:27 AM, "Penny" < [address removed] > wrote: cole m. Oct 6, 2013 10:49 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - I think that could be an interesting discussion. Maybe with a slant toward selling non-belief? Penny Penny Oct 6, 2013 9:27 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Perhaps we should do an evening talk about selling ideas. Like selling Jesus. Selling stock. Selling retirement plans. Selling food that we know is bad for us. Selling legal drugs. Selling whatever. Cole cole m. Oct 6, 2013 7:31 AM
Re: Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - For some reason the links did not come through in my original post, sorry about that. I met Randy Olson, at V Bret Oct 6, 2013 6:26 AM
Ren Fest meetup tomorrow, Sunday at 1:45 p.m. - Hey Everybody: Come join today's merriment at the RenFest:  A group of freethinkers and I are meeting in the front entrance area at 1:45.  Looks like a dozen or more coming.  Should be a fun afternoon.   Fred Oct 6, 2013 12:38 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Penny lets talk about doing Flock of Dumb Shi---I mean -of Dodos. Cole On Sat, Oct 5, 2013 at 11:43 PM, Penny < cole m. Oct 6, 2013 12:30 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - How about we do a movie night at Price Chopper featuring Flock of Dodos? Penny Penny Oct 5, 2013 11:43 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - I have (and watched) 'Flock of Dodos), but the other one listed sounds like its anti-evolution. Am I right about that? I know FODs is pro-evolution Craig Oct 5, 2013 10:40 PM
Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs" - Preview not available Kansas City S. Oct 5, 2013 5:29 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Cool! All should take a look at these from Bret Bolton. KM Kathryn Oct 5, 2013 2:09 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - I haven't seen either of those films, but they look like they'd be interesting. Did you do much work with those people? How d Penny Oct 5, 2013 1:33 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Holy WildCat! - I did a bit of research on this. The company that's building WildCat and Atlas, Boston Dynamics, has received a bunch of awards fro Penny Oct 5, 2013 1:12 PM
Fwd: Jeannine RSVPed to PART II"As the World Turns" Does history change?"-Don Bell. on Sat, October 5 - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: "Cole Morgan" < [address removed] > Date: Oct 5,[masked]:08 PM Subject: Fwd: Jeannine RSVPed to P cole m. Oct 5, 2013 1:11 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Holy WildCat! - Note that it was funded by DARPA, the same government agency that brought us the I David Oct 5, 2013 11:41 AM
Equally awesome - Atlas - Atlas exhibits human motor control and balance. It can walk on rough terrain (on two legs) and balance itself (using arms and Penny Oct 5, 2013 11:36 AM
Holy WildCat! - Check it out. Iggy sent out a post about advancements in robotics a few months ago that featured a robotic mule. The upgraded Penny Oct 5, 2013 11:01 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Fred in picture in lawsuit article - Amen! (uh . . . I mean, "Darwin!") to that Katy. Penny Penny Oct 5, 2013 10:28 AM
Fred in picture in lawsuit article - Hi folks, there was a question posed about Fred H in a picture at the of lawsuit meeting in Topeka about Evolution now appr Kathryn Oct 5, 2013 9:23 AM
Re: Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - If you have never seen it, check out Flock of Dodos by an old client Bret Oct 5, 2013 8:07 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - Fred, were you biting your fingernails in that photo? Penny Oct 4, 2013 8:24 PM
Lawsuit filed in Kansas to block science standards. - This was sent to me from Minidy. Enjoy and have a good laugh. Religion is going away and science RULES! Cole -having a good time- Morgan cole m. Oct 4, 2013 7:59 PM
Meetup details changed: PART II"As the World Turns" Does history change?"-Don Bell. - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/skeptics­-137/events/131879702/ When : Saturday, October 5,[masked]:0 cole m. Oct 4, 2013 4:47 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Report of Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death for Possessing Cell Phone - The Asian Human Rights Commission asks people to complain to a number of authorities including the President and Prime Ministe Penny Oct 3, 2013 9:53 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Report of Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death for Possessing Cell Phone - How do we fight this sort of atrocity - other than a sharply worded letter to the Times? Don D On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 8:42 PM, Penny < Don Oct 3, 2013 8:50 PM
Report of Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death for Possessing Cell Phone - I'm surprised this took so long to become news. According to reports, it happen Penny Oct 3, 2013 8:42 PM
Government Shutdown - (R) Chairman vs. MSNBC host - A perfect example of rational thinking pounding away at political dogma - Just hot off the news....  (R) Chairman vs. MSNBC host. I am very impressed with the host who is methodically dismantling the (R) arguments of shutdown and p Kansas City S. Oct 3, 2013 1:58 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Christian TV host, Rick Joyner, asks God for a "military takeover" of Obama's presidency - God is on vacation On Oct 3,[masked]:28 AM, "Kansas City Skeptic" < [address removed] > wrote: cole m. Oct 3, 2013 1:29 PM
Underwater "Crop Circle" Mystery Solved - Male pufferfish spend nine days constructing a geographic pattern on the seafloor to attract a mate. Watch one of them work his mag Penny Oct 3, 2013 12:04 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Christian TV host, Rick Joyner, asks God for a "military takeover" of Obama's presidency - First thought: no surprises here Second thought: I wonder if he has ties to the Dominionist movement (?) Penny Oct 3, 2013 11:39 AM
Christian TV host, Rick Joyner, asks God for a "military takeover" of Obama's presidency - Christian TV host, Rick Joyner, asks God for a "military takeover" of Obama's presidency  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=G6Ify8N21BE Kansas City S. Oct 3, 2013 9:28 AM
Fwd: Invitation: Reason and Renaissance - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Northland Freethinkers < [address removed] > Date: Wed, Oct cole m. Oct 2, 2013 10:35 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Is the American Dream a Reality? - Amen, Don D.  God Bless Carlin!  Now that is funny. Cole On Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 7:17 PM, Don < cole m. Oct 2, 2013 9:43 PM
Christian Dominionism Tied to Government Shutdown? - Rev. Morgan Guyton summarizes the dominionist mega-churches backing of Ted Cruz, the Tea Party, and the push for Government shutdown Penny Oct 2, 2013 9:27 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Is the American Dream a Reality? - As George Carlin told us, they call it the American Dream because you'd have to be asleep to believe it.  It's a big club, and you ain't in it. Don D Don Oct 2, 2013 7:17 PM
Fwd: [Provocateurs] Ren Fest this Sunday afternoon - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: "Fred" < [address removed] > Date: Oct 2,[masked]:20 PM Subject: [Provocateurs] Ren Fest this Sunday afternoon To: &l cole m. Oct 2, 2013 6:34 PM
Cities the solution to America’s problems? - Preview not available Kansas City S. Oct 2, 2013 6:34 PM
Michio Kaku, Physicist - Will Mankind Destroy Itself? - Dr. Kaku addresses the painful birthing of a potential Type-I civilization - if we survive the delivery. Penny Oct 2, 2013 1:03 PM
RE: [skeptics-137] Is the American Dream a Reality? - No, it's not a reality for most people. The income dis Jeannine Oct 2, 2013 12:23 PM
Is the American Dream a Reality? - Is the American Dream a Reality?  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=1Kzdt3y4GtE Kansas City S. Oct 2, 2013 11:55 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Is there a limit to American's ignorance? - Six of One - Obamacare vs. The Affordable Care Act - That was painful to watch, Iggy. I bailed. Penny Oct 2, 2013 11:55 AM
Is there a limit to American's ignorance? - Six of One - Obamacare vs. The Affordable Care Act - Six of One - Obamacare vs. The Affordable Care Act   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=sx2scvIFGjE Kansas City S. Oct 2, 2013 9:04 AM
RE: [skeptics-137] Soldiers fall in love with military robots? - Eric, I like what Mark Twain sa Jeannine Oct 1, 2013 12:46 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Soldiers fall in love with military robots? - LOL! Too funny, Eric! Penny Oct 1, 2013 10:24 AM
Re: [skeptics-137] Soldiers fall in love with military robots? - Dave, Below are the answers to all of your eric Oct 1, 2013 9:00 AM
Fwd: Tomorrow: You're hosting "FREETHOUGHT BREAKFAST" - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Kansas Freethought Society < [address removed] > Date: Tue, cole m. Oct 1, 2013 7:12 AM
What's happening today,Oct 1, 2013. - Okay, this is happening: First we will meet at Danny's Bar & Grill for tacos and drinks at 4pm until about 5:30, today. o cole m. Oct 1, 2013 7:11 AM
My imaginary friend's gonna beat the crap out of your imaginary friend - After reading Iggy's last post about David & Goliath, I clicked over to an "Ed Poll" - "Are you sick of Republicans wrapping the Penny Sep 30, 2013 8:25 PM
Rethinking the story of David and Goliath - Apparently, to be a slin Kansas City S. Sep 30, 2013 7:06 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] PZ Myers quote - Preview not available cole m. Sep 30, 2013 6:21 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] Soldiers fall in love with military robots? - What happens when we have widely available AI - artificial intelligence. The AIs w David Sep 30, 2013 5:11 PM
Soldiers fall in love with military robots? - "It's becoming more common to have robots sub in for humans to do dirty or sometimes dangerous work. But researchers are finding that in some cases, people have started to treat robots like pets, friends, or even as Kansas City S. Sep 30, 2013 4:52 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] PZ Myers quote - Arrogance wearing a mask of humility and love. Penny Sep 30, 2013 4:28 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] PZ Myers quote - Was that guy giving a sermon? DaveN David Sep 30, 2013 3:58 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] PZ Myers quote - Thanks for posting this Jeannine. I tend to agree with PZ. The link below will take you to a 7-minut Penny Sep 30, 2013 1:06 PM
Should Modern Values Change Christianity? - THE BIG QUESTION - I think it has been happening since the idea of Jesus. All religions are continually evolving. What do you think of this video? Do you think religion is evolving into a secular culture? Something that can be fair?  This is the idea of cole m. Sep 30, 2013 12:23 PM

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy