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Skeptical Salon has moved! - Hi everyone! In case you didn't see the updated event, we've moved the location of this Thursday's Skeptical Salon. We'll be in the South Loop! Get the new address and details here. It's (still) at a private residence, so please Beth Feb 17, 2018 10:26 AM
Yes, there is a Meetup on Saturday! - Hello, skeptical friends! Just a quick note to remind everyone that yep, there IS a Meetup at The Rugby Club on Saturday, March 25 at 12:30pm. Skeptics In The Pub, no featured speaker this month, so come on out, grab a drink, and have some inte Beth Mar 24, 2017 9:45 PM
Reminder: vote on the date for Festivus! - We're planning ahead for Festivus! What day should we hold the party? This is your last call to vote... follow this link to make your choice TODAY: https://www.meetup.com/­Chicago-Skeptics/polls/ I'll be contacting the venue on Monday (yes, tom Beth Oct 9, 2016 3:21 PM
Meetup details changed: I Need Diverse Games - We have a speaker for next Saturday's Meetup! We'll be talking about video games with Tanya DePass of I Need Diverse Games, discussing the ways in which diversity can enrich your video game experience, push the limits of immersion, pr Beth Jul 17, 2016 3:59 PM
June Meetup: Skeptics in the Pub! - June's Meetup for Chicago Skeptics is just a casual hangout! Come grab a drink or a snack and chat with some skeptical friends.  http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/events/230 Beth Jun 13, 2016 5:10 PM
Will you join us? RSVP for Festivus today! - Hi everyone! If you like snacks to go with your Festivus-y celebrations, and you also like making sure there's enough to go around, please RSVP this week if you're considering joining us for Festivus! When Beth Nov 30, 2015 11:48 PM
Meetup this Saturday: On Human Uniqueness: Our Evolved Qualitative Differences - We have a topic! We have a speaker! Come to this Sarurday's Meetup! For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/events/225174675/ Beth Oct 19, 2015 7:07 PM
Now accepting contributions for Chicago Skeptics - Hi Skeptics, As most of you know, a lot goes into making a Meetup great, and some of that greatness requires cash. There's a new feature on Meetup that makes it easy for everyone in our group to chip in and help cover our costs. Starting today, Jennifer Mar 30, 2015 11:31 PM
Choose your next Skeptical Salon book - If you haven't looked at the Skeptical Salon selections in a while, click here to see all the new additions ! There are now even MORE books to ch Beth Mar 27, 2015 4:27 PM
New updates for the Skeptical Salon: Vote (Again) Today! - Updated Meetup! More voting! Make your voice heard! Vote early, vote often! There's been some concern about whether folks will be able to acquire and read a nice long book before the next Skeptical Salon. But never fear, Beth Feb 7, 2015 1:17 PM
Meetup details for this weekend: Do You Believe In Magic? (Spoiler Alert: Yes You Do) - We have a speaker for the Meetup this weekend! Jonny Zavant was voted Psychic of the Year 2017, and he already knew he'd be joining us on Saturday. Will you? For more details, see the full Meetup listing: Beth Nov 12, 2014 8:09 AM
OT - Anyone in need of a Skeptical Roommate? - Hi, I haven't been as active in the group the past few years as I've been earlier, but I thought I should give this a shot. I can't move into the apartment that I thought I was going to move into, so now I'm in a bit of a bind. If by chance, anyo Derrick Aug 1, 2014 3:12 PM
New Meetup Group: Theater for Thinkers - Just wanted to let everyone know about a new Meetup group we're trying to get going. It's not specifically an offshoot of Chicago Skeptics, but one that may be of interest to some of you. Theatre for Thinkers is a nascent meet up group wi Jennifer Mar 3, 2013 5:39 PM
Skepticamp 2013...The Happening! - Have you signed up to attend or volunteer at or speak at the always-free, day-long Skepticamp 2013? No? Maybe? Have no idea what I'm talking about? Well...have we got a treat for you! Jennifer Jan 22, 2013 12:05 AM
Meetup details changed: Skeptical Hot Topics - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/events/80843622/   The topic is skeptical hot topics-- Jennifer Oct 16, 2012 6:45 PM
Date change - Please note that the date for the next Skeptical Salon should be 6/28/12. Thanks. Jennifer Jun 9, 2012 8:53 PM
Meetup details changed: College of Curiosity in St. Louis - New lower pricing for the College of Curiosity conference in St. Louis! Speakers: Brian Dunning of Skeptoid Ethan Brown, 13 year old mathemagician Nicole Gugliucci, the Noisy Astronomer Kitty Mervine, alien-abduc Jennifer May 1, 2012 9:26 PM
George Hrab event...event details, reminder, and invite to those who haven't signed up. - Just so as nobody misses out who might want to go... Wanna go see George Hrab at House on the Rock Resort March 31st with a bunch of midwestern skeptic-y folk, but are worried that you’re too late to sign up? Fear not! You can make Jennifer Mar 26, 2012 11:25 PM
Meetup details changed: George Hrab: American God at House on the Rock - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/events/54139902/ There is now a link to official registration/t Jennifer Mar 7, 2012 9:10 PM
Assessing interest in a March 31 away event - Checking on interest: Doing some initial interest-assessing for a possible Chicago-Minnesota-Wisconsin skeptics event with George Hrab at House on the Rock, which is about 225 miles from Chicago, 125 miles from Milwaukee, 240 miles from Minneapolis. Th Jennifer Feb 13, 2012 10:18 PM
A donations plea from the JREF (not Chicago Skeptics) - Hi folks. Here's an end-of-the year donations plea from the James Randi Educational Foundation. This is not supporting our local group, but thought people might be interested. This is an excerpt from the Jennifer Dec 29, 2011 10:45 PM
Skepticamp registration! January isn't that far away :) - Hey, folks...in this holiday season of mirth and family and stuff...let us know if you're coming to the biggest Chicago Skeptics event of the year...Skepticamp Chicago...where your fellow skeptics host a day-long series of talks on a multitude of topic Jennifer Dec 11, 2011 10:39 PM
Chemistry Culmination and A Moment of Your Mind? - user 1. Dec 9, 2011 12:15 AM
Chemistry of Coffee and the Science of Thanksgiving - user 1. Nov 20, 2011 8:10 PM
Chemistry of Cosmetics and Chocolate; Brain science, Galileo comes to life, and science authors - user 1. Aug 29, 2011 4:36 PM
New Meetup: Talk at EHS - Science or Bunk: How to Tell the Difference - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Talk at EHS - Science or Bunk: How to Tell the Difference When : Sunday, November 21,[masked]:30 Miguel A Nov 18, 2010 11:46 AM
Meetup details changed: Special Event of Interest: Marian Call in Chicago - Sorry...initial email went out with the wrong date! The Marian Call event is this Sunday, November 7th. Sorry for the spamminess. I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: Jennifer Nov 1, 2010 11:53 PM
New Meetup: Special Event of Interest: Marian Call in Chicago - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Special Event of Interest: Marian Call in Chicago When : Tuesday, November 16,[masked]:00 PM Jennifer Nov 1, 2010 11:50 PM
New Meetup: Skeptics Meetup: General Skeptical Topics - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Skeptics Meetup: General Skeptical Topics When : Saturday, November 20,[masked]:30 PM Jennifer Nov 1, 2010 9:19 AM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon--Movie Night--The Secret! - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Skeptical Salon--Movie Night--The Secret! When : Thursday, November 18,[masked]:00 PM Jennifer Nov 1, 2010 9:12 AM
Meetup details changed: Chicago Skeptics: Myths and Mysteries of Lake Michigan with Jeff Wagg - October Skeptics meetup...the local stories we don't all know! http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/calendar/14880511/ When : Saturday, October 16, 2010 Jennifer Oct 2, 2010 8:10 PM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon--Book Club - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Skeptical Salon--Book Club When : Thursday, October 21,[masked]:30 PM Where : Ni Jennifer Oct 2, 2010 7:18 PM
New Meetup: Of Interest: CFI Fall Extravaganza - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Of Interest: CFI Fall Extravaganza When : Saturday, September 18,[masked]:00 PM Whe Jennifer Sep 13, 2010 9:11 PM
Meetup details changed: Sunday in the Park With George (Hrab) - I've updated this Meetup to include the precise location for our end of summer picnic with super-awesome guest George Hrab, and maybe some other secret super awesome guests. For more details, see the full listing: Jennifer Sep 7, 2010 3:01 PM
New Meetup: Sunday in the Park With George (Hrab) - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Sunday in the Park With George (Hrab) When : Sunday, September 12,[masked]:00 PM W Jennifer Sep 2, 2010 7:11 AM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon: Book Club - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Skeptical Salon: Book Club When : Thursday, September 23,[masked]:30 PM Where : Jennifer Aug 29, 2010 6:24 PM
New Meetup: Chicago Skeptics Meetup: Entertainment and Skepticism - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Chicago Skeptics Meetup: Entertainment and Skepticism When : Saturday, September 18,[masked]:30 Jennifer Aug 29, 2010 6:19 PM
Skeptical Salon: Science of Superstition/Supersense - So sorry, all...I posted this on the meetup site but apparently didn't email it to everyone. Skeptical Salon--Book Club I hope there's enough time for you all Jennifer Aug 10, 2010 10:08 PM
New Meetup: Movie Event: The Nature of Existence - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Movie Event: The Nature of Existence When : Saturday, August 14,[masked]:00 PM Wher Jennifer Aug 10, 2010 6:58 PM
New Meetup: Cocktail Party for Dr. David Gorski - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What : Cocktail Party for Dr. David Gorski When : Saturday, August 21,[masked]:30 PM Price Jennifer Aug 4, 2010 9:39 AM
Meetup details changed: Chicago Skeptics Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/calendar/13381404/ When: Saturday, July 17,[masked]:30 PM Jennifer Jul 5, 2010 7:27 PM
Niffer added a post - Hey folks...the July 17th meetup is cancelled for a couple of reasons but I'll be posting some extra July events soon. Jennifer Jul 3, 2010 5:56 PM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon--New Date - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What: Skeptical Salon--New Date When: Thursday, June 3,[masked]:00 PM Where: Niffer's Place To be sent to those attending. South Loop Chicago, IL 60605 Jennifer May 26, 2010 9:57 PM
New Meetup: Special Workshop: Divination with Pendulums and Dowsing Rods - Coming up this Summer! What: Special Workshop: Divination with Pendulums and Dowsing Rods When: Saturday, July 31,[masked]:00 PM Where: To Be Determined To Be Determined Chicago, IL 60605 Exciting Jennifer May 11, 2010 12:18 PM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon - Announcing a new Meetup for Chicago Skeptics! What: Skeptical Salon When: Thursday, May 27,[masked]:00 PM Where: Niffer's Place To be sent to those attending. South Loop Chicago, IL 60605 Book Jennifer Apr 27, 2010 7:08 PM
New Meetup: Center For Inquiry: Dangerous Nonsense Conference - A shout out for a conference being put on by our friends at the Center for Inquiry, Chicago! What: Center For Inquiry: Dangerous Nonsense Conference When: Saturday, April 24,[masked]:30 AM A shout out for a conference being Jennifer Mar 30, 2010 4:37 PM
New Meetup: Skeptical Salon--Book and Movie night - Announcing a new Meetup for The Chicago Skeptics Meetup Group! What: Skeptical Salon--Book and Movie night When: Thursday, April 22,[masked]:00 PM Where: Chicago; address will be emailed to those who are attending. Jennifer Mar 27, 2010 11:23 AM
Meetup details changed: Chicago Skeptics Conversational Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/calendar/12660391/ When: Saturday, March 20,[masked]:30 PM Jennifer Mar 17, 2010 11:04 PM
Niffer added a post - For the April Meetup: I'll be at the NECSS meeting on the usual 3rd Sat of the month. If I switched the Meetup to the 4th Sat of the month for April, how disruptive would that be? I'll have a few things that I'd love to discuss with the group. I'm happ Jennifer Mar 16, 2010 9:58 PM
Planning for our inaugural Skeptical Salon - Thurs March 25, 7:30 pm...current location Niffer's place (address to be sent later)...subject to change. Our inaugural book and movie club meeting! Selected reading: A Briefer History of Time, Stephen Hawking From Scienti Jennifer Feb 25, 2010 12:35 AM
Re: [skeptics-132] Film and Fondue Sat Feb 13 - Really wish I could make it, it sounds like a lot of fun. ? On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 7:09 AM, Niffer < [address removed] > wrote: Mary B. Feb 11, 2010 7:55 PM
Film and Fondue Sat Feb 13 - The Creation movie meetup has been changed to a "Film and Fondue" night...hang out at Niffer's place and watch some movies and slurp up some cheese and chocolate fondue. Attendance limited...RSVP soon! Jennifer Feb 11, 2010 7:09 AM
Meetup details changed: BAD NEWS: Movie: Creation CANCELLED - BAD NEWS: MOVIE NIGHT CANCELLED Apparently Creation did poorly in NY and LA, so the Landmark Century will not be showing it at their theater. If we come up with a new plan to do something Saturday night, I'll post it here. Sorry about the short notic Jennifer Feb 9, 2010 11:50 AM
Meetup details changed: Chicago Skeptics February Conversational Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Chicago-­Skeptics/calendar/12368335/ When: Saturday, February 20,[masked]:30 PM Jennifer Jan 31, 2010 10:49 PM
Chicago Skeptics meetup ideas - Do you have a good idea for next month's meetup? Don't worry...I have topics if nobody has a different idea. But I want to hear from you! What topics interest you? Are there areas on which you'd give a presentation? Presentations can be brief...a lead-in Jennifer Jan 19, 2010 8:25 PM
Chicago Skeptics update - Hello, all! Just want to give everyone an update on upcoming events with the Chicago Skeptics meetup group. December 27, 1pm, informal gathering for a 'Best Church of God' performance. We'll meet at the Starbucks at Clark and Belmont at Jennifer Dec 22, 2009 10:42 PM
Chicago Skeptics present: George Hrab performance & meetup next week! - Come on out next week and enjoy the funky, skeptical musical stylings of George Hrab!!! His humerous, musical, and skeptical podcast has been going out for nearly three years. You've probably heard him on other Skepti GERG Nov 13, 2009 9:30 PM
Musician, Podcaster & Skeptic George Hrab Performance 11/19/09!!! - Come on out and enjoy the musical stylings of skeptic & podcaster George Hrab! His music has been called "philosofunky biolojams for the skeptical zoologist's dance party" and "Zappa-esque Weirdness with a soup?on of Funky Ne GERG Nov 2, 2009 11:28 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Netiquette - David - You're either eight-years-old or in need of a hug (aka therapy). Either way, I love you as a fellow member of humanity/the world and wish the best in your search for happiness. Todd Barton -----Original Message----- From: skeptics-1 Todd B. Aug 6, 2007 1:52 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Netiquette - I posted this on the Meetup message board, but apparently people here aren't reading it. Accepting email from this list is a choice. Here are some directions on how you can easily prevent mail from the mailing list that is not from the group organizer Gerry S. Aug 6, 2007 12:01 PM
Netiquette - Hello, fellow skeptics and users of this mailing list. Motivated by the avalanche of messages sent to this mailing list a few days ago, I have started a thread about Netiquette in the message board - the meaning of the term and some recommendations a Miguel A Aug 6, 2007 11:35 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - OK I didn't send this email and am not sure how it appeared so. Not that I don't agree with coyote's sentiments. I get enough junk mail and can ill-afford to follow dialogues that I would rather not. Still sorry that it appeared (until now,lol) th Tricia Aug 3, 2007 5:52 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Goodbye all. No censorship for me, thank you. - The Crow T. Robot school of Diplomacy is now accepting new applicants. Here's one of our recent graduates. user 3. Aug 2, 2007 11:03 PM
hilarious - I think it's all kind of hilarious, if rather confusing coming from this group... no? The attacks are slightly funny in that whomever attacks, loses, clearly. Shouldn't this all be feelingless rabble; amongst true skepticism there'd be no attacks, Jennifer Aug 2, 2007 10:41 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Holly freakin SHIT. Didn't know I was signing up for spam! I think I blew out the screen on my ppc6700 deleting all this rambling stupor. Then my "adsense" kicked in. Hey I could make some good money off s user 4. Aug 2, 2007 8:02 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - anyway!) ... And indeed, rather tha user 3. Aug 1, 2007 10:47 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - I counted 50 emails from skeptics. I will now drop out tho' might attend some meetings but talks about a turn-off. J > > w > >> HEY ALL OF YOU> CUT THIS EMAIL SHIT and TAKE IT >> TO THE MESSAGE BOARD. THAT IS WHAT IT IS >> FOR. THIS EMAIL IS Tricia Aug 1, 2007 7:43 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - w > HEY ALL OF YOU> CUT THIS EMAIL SHIT and TAKE IT > TO THE MESSAGE BOARD. THAT IS WHAT IT IS > FOR. THIS EMAIL IS NOTHING BUT SPAM AND FLAMING. > > GRETCHEN: PLEASE TURN OF THE EMAIL. OK? > > Coyote Waits ..... for..............guess? Tricia Aug 1, 2007 7:38 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - HEY ALL OF YOU> CUT THIS EMAIL SHIT and TAKE IT TO THE MESSAGE BOARD. THAT IS WHAT IT IS FOR. THIS EMAIL IS NOTHING BUT SPAM AND FLAMING. GRETCHEN: PLEASE TURN OF THE EMAIL. OK? Wes Aug 1, 2007 5:30 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - This isn't an event. It is self-promotion Scaughdt. Post it on the message board, not in this email system. Thanks Coyote At 08:44 AM 8/1/2007, you wrote: Wes Aug 1, 2007 5:30 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Pallavi I agree with you. The interesting issue is how one makes the decision as to whether to sp Bill Van F. Aug 1, 2007 5:14 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Preview not available Pallavi A. Aug 1, 2007 5:02 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - Preview not available Bill Van F. Aug 1, 2007 4:46 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - On 8/1/07, Todd Barton wrote: > Google Translate can get the Table of Contents, but the pages are PDFed. If > you have the original electronic versions, you could pump them through > Google as well. Thank you very much for y Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 4:42 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Brian, When I compose in Word97 and paste into MeetUp, the ?s replace all the fancy quotes and other ri Bill Van F. Aug 1, 2007 4:30 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Altruism and Egoism - I NEW there had to be a term assigned to this idea. Thanks for the clarification. I've enjoyed the brain exercise today, but now back to what REALLY matters..."World of Warcraft" Jeff David <[address removed]> wro Jeffery H Aug 1, 2007 4:16 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - Preview not available Miltie Aug 1, 2007 4:13 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - Todd B. Aug 1, 2007 4:12 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - Todd B. Aug 1, 2007 3:56 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - Maybe you could read it aloud to us? (in English, I mean) :) Cheers, - Brian Miguel A <[address removed]> wrote: Brian Aug 1, 2007 2:55 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Homo Rationalis - On 8/1/07, Todd Barton wrote: > The premise of your book sounds great and something along the lines of what > I've been thinking the world needs: [ . . . ] Hey!, if we are going to start promoting personal works of philosophy Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 2:52 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Thanks Brian. That pretty much sums up what I've been thinking about Scaughdt's offer. Gerry On 8/1/07, Brian wrote: > > Eeeep! Ok, wow > > So, I have, like, 35 + emails already to catch up on just today!? (thought I > w Gerry S. Aug 1, 2007 2:51 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Hey, I did not put in all of those question marks... what gives? (that one was intentional) Sorry for the messed up post... :) Cheers, - Brian Brian Aug 1, 2007 2:50 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Eeeep! Ok, wow Brian Aug 1, 2007 2:45 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Altruism and Egoism - On 8/1/07, Jeffery H wrote: > I'm not saying altruism is a form of egoism. I'm saying it's a label we > assign to certain actions or states that are all ultimately egotistic or, > one could say, selfish. So, you are not saying Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 2:45 PM
Homo Rationalis - Todd B. Aug 1, 2007 2:29 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Altruism and Egoism - I'm not saying altruism is a form of egoism. I'm saying it's a label we assign to certain actions or states that are all ultimately egotistic or, one could say, selfish. To say a conscious, voluntary action is self-less is absurd. Whether some action is o Jeffery H Aug 1, 2007 2:10 PM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Preview not available Bill Van F. Aug 1, 2007 1:57 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - On 8/1/07, Jeffery H wrote: > Personally, I don't believe in "altruism" in the sense that it is the > opposite of egoism. [ . . . ] I don't buy the idea that altruism is a form of egoism in the sense that we ultimately we act t Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 1:30 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Personally, I don't believe in "altruism" in the sense that it is the opposite of egoism. We assign "altruism" to events that appear to fit the definition of altruism. In many cases, especially in the "higher" animals, altruistic behavior is often the res Jeffery H Aug 1, 2007 1:11 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - In addition to the Darwin exhibit itself, I really enjoyed being able to go behind the scenes and talk to some of the folks working on the fossils. It would be great to do more things along those lines. It might also be interesting to select Tamra Aug 1, 2007 12:53 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - On 8/1/07, cuthebull wrote: > Looks like SCAUGHDT has already made this offer to the Metaphysics meetup > group, earlier in July. Yes, I was hoping to have him speak in July. I am sure the group is still open to listen to his Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 12:10 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Science is the search for facts about how the universe works. It is up to the morality in each of us to give it meaning. A quick google search on "scaughdt" revealed quite a bit... though not how it's pronounced. Perhaps the full name is Bull Scaug Jeffery H Aug 1, 2007 12:10 PM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - On 8/1/07, Scaughdt wrote: > As far as an idea for "skeptic/scientific related events" is concerned, I > would be honored to share a presentation that I've been Giving for the past > two years on combining science (primaril Miguel A Aug 1, 2007 11:34 AM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Preview not available Gerry S. Aug 1, 2007 11:17 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Well, they aren't "mutually exclusive" either. Mutually exclusive means one but NOT the other, that logically both cannot Jim W. Aug 1, 2007 11:08 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Preview not available JimInLisle Aug 1, 2007 10:57 AM
Re: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Preview not available Gerry S. Aug 1, 2007 10:08 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Me too. Sounds great. Jeff jennifer <[address removed]> wrote: Hi, I'm very interested ! Just fo Jeffery H Aug 1, 2007 8:59 AM
RE: [skeptics-132] Darwin rocked! So, next...? - Hi, I'm very interested ! Just for your record-keeping, you have my vote! Scaughdt <[address removed]> wrote: Jennifer Aug 1, 2007 8:44 AM

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