aldous commented on the post, Inexplicable miracle, personally witnessed by Richard Dawkins 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Miracles happen at airports. More than once I’ve seen a wheelchair being pushed to the departure gate. More than once I’ve seen the person in the wheelchair jump up and walk briskly onwards. It occurs to me that maybe there was nothing wrong with their legs in the first place. I’ve had the same suspicion, looking at videos of faith healers,…[Read more]
One of the benefits of EU membership is the face-to-face contact it encourages. From the point of view of language proficiency, through the right of European citizens to live, work and study throughout the Union, we have the need and the opportunity to talk to one another. English is a principal beneficiary of this, but far from the only language…[Read more]
aldous commented on the post, A second referendum is the only way to unite Britain behind Brexit. 4 months, 2 weeks ago
(My family will probably go for Anglo-Scottish passports and dual
There’s no guarantee that dual nationality will be allowed. Many countries don’t allow it.
aldous commented on the post, We need to tackle attacks like the one in Nice from the root 4 months, 3 weeks ago
the striking prevalence of people called Mohammed going nuts and
slaughtering everyone is just an unhappy coincidence. It could just
have easily been people called Gary or Nigel.
Gary and Nigel are professionals who have been provided by the British taxpayer with far more expensive destructive equipment than a truck.
aldous commented on the post, What the Slaughter of Christians in Lahore Says About the Global Jihad 8 months, 1 week ago
This is a question of law and order in Pakistan.
aldous commented on the post, NECSS Executive Committee Statement & Richard’s response 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Richard Dawkins #6 Feb 17, 2016 at 4:17 am I have replied to Ophelia
as follows:- …. she overlooked the fact that I actually said the
exact OPPOSITE of what she so spitefully […]
aldous commented on the post, An update on Richard’s condition in his own words. 9 months, 3 weeks ago
I suppose this is the message which Richard said, on his audio, had really cheered him up.
The Northeast Conference for Science and Skepticism sends an apology for the manner of disinviting Richard Dawkins, gives […]