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August 12 in freethought history…

August 12, 1887 – Physicist Erwin Schrodinger is born in Vienna, Austria. He shared the 1933 Nobel Prize for Physics with Paul Dirac for his formulation of the Schrodinger Equation, which describes how the quantum state of a physical system changes with … Continue reading

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Norman Borlaug (1914-2009)

Possibly the most important person you’ve never heard of died over the weekend: Norman Borlaug.  Here’s a short tribute video posted by Danny Zepeda (Un Papa Esceptico), featuring Borlaug fans Penn & Teller.

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Penn & Teller Vatican vid courtesy of Eye of Sauron

A few days ago I posted a link to a bootleg copy of the episode of Penn & Teller: Bullshit! in which they excoriated the Vatican.  If you didn’t get a chance to watch it before Vimeo and YouTube pulled … Continue reading

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Penn & Teller do the Vatican

I don’t know how long this video will be up, so watch it sooner rather than later.  It’s the latest episode of Penn & Teller: Bullshit!, in which they take on the Vatican, holding nothing back: Penn & Teller: Bullshit … Continue reading

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Eye of Sauron turns its gaze on Penn & Teller

The Eye of Sauron has once again turned his baleful gaze on magicians/freethinkers Penn & Teller.  This time around Catholic League president Bill Donohue is unhappy about P&T’s treatment of the Vatican in an episode of Bullshit! that hasn’t even … Continue reading

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