I’ll get right to the point: there is little to review here. Unlike many boos on the same topics, this is not an argument. Rather, Berlinski has penned, and found a publisher for, a petulant rant by a well-educated highbrow who is angry that someone else gets to be the smart guy in the room. … Continue reading Book Review: The Devil’s Delusion, David Berlinski, Basic Books, 2009
Back in the old days, when I parked my church registration with the Southern Baptists, I went to someone's home on Wednesdays before work for a men's get-together. They were studying a book about knowing God's will and invited me to study along. Now the idea of figuring out what God wants you to do … Continue reading Does The Devil Know Your Name?
Here's one for you. If the driving force of life (and even plants and bacteria do this) is to figure out how the world works and act accordingly...are the religious lazy for taking a shortcut by accepting that an old book tells them how the world really works and how they should act?
Whatever you do today is what you do.
If you need Siva or Daniel or aliens hiding behind comets to help you improve health then go for it. But my advice is to forget the Daniel Plan...