Information

Gentlemen Skeptics

Discussions on science, pseudoscience, education, and general skepticism. May contain discussions on religion, cynicism, and other fragile topics. Not prepared on machinery used to process nuts.

Members: 80
Latest Activity: Aug 10, 2013

Discussion Forum

Creationism

Started by Kenneth Love. Last reply by Pariah du jour Jul 12, 2011. 17 Replies

So let's get this really started. First, a video of an Australian Parliamentarian refusing to answer questions: (an aside, I love the looks on Dawkins' face)"Each person will come to their own…Continue

Tags: australia, creationism, science, evolution

If your memories change every time you recall them, what actually happened?

Started by Kenneth Love. Last reply by Pariah du jour May 4, 2010. 3 Replies

Scientists have long known that recording a memory requires adjusting the connections between neurons. Each memory tweaks some tiny subset of the neurons in the brain (the human brain has 100 billion…Continue

Tags: mind, recollection, memory

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Gentlemen Skeptics to add comments!

Comment by Liam S. on September 12, 2011 at 2:37pm

Hah.

 

Is it bad that I had to check and make sure it was intended as satire? 

Comment by Pete Ness on June 15, 2011 at 2:51pm

My brother and sister-in-law are breeding bigfeet right here in Montreal.   And Shaq is just a shaved Bigfoot.

 

Comment by Liam S. on May 29, 2011 at 7:31am
William Taylor - some, though I'll admit my greek philosophy is a bit rusty. There is also a philosopher's group, for more rigorous discussions along those lines. (edit - which I see you've found).
Comment by William Taylor on May 28, 2011 at 10:35pm
Hmm. I joined the group here thinking it might have something to do with philosophical skepticism, but I don’t really see much of that here. Anyone have any interests in that direction?
Comment by Frank Lee on May 28, 2011 at 11:54am
Does that count as thin skinned?
Comment by Liam S. on May 28, 2011 at 10:41am
No, he's still on. He may have left this group, or at least deleted some comments.
Comment by Frank Lee on May 28, 2011 at 12:11am
Did Curt leave AoM?
Comment by Liam S. on May 27, 2011 at 10:00pm

Well that was disappointing. 

 

Comment by Liam S. on May 27, 2011 at 9:49pm

Curt - my intent has not been to chase you off. I would be curious to see some evidences and it might be well worth, and generate interesting conversation as an actual discussion topic where we can better dive into details. This comment medium does not do serious discussion justice. 

 

Just my $.02, and hand extended. 

Comment by Frank Lee on May 27, 2011 at 9:25pm
Curt, Kenneth started the group.  You're not just talking to those of us who talk back, but to anybody who follows the discussion.  You seem pretty thin skinned and defensive for a self professed thick-skinned guy.  Oh well, I'm off to enjoy a fine port, a cigar, and a hooker.  Just kidding about the cigar.
 

Members (79)

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Dan joined Todd Serveto's group
Thumbnail

Growing in Manliness

Men who want to grow in masculinity, develop stronger manly traits, and be more confident in manhood.
1 minute ago
Richard replied to Jack Bauer's discussion Nevada Ranch War ... in the group The Great Debate
"From Wikipedia: “Judicial Watch is a politically conservative government watchdog group.[1][2”  And probably completely unbiased."
5 minutes ago
Michael D. Denny replied to MiCHAEL J K.'s discussion being myself
"n'kay. "
55 minutes ago
Carl Monster replied to MiCHAEL J K.'s discussion being myself
"Thanks for sharing, but I am sure, like Will says, there is much more to your story."
1 hour ago
Pale Horse replied to Josh Allen's discussion If you can tell me what religion you are then you are in a prison.
"It must be documented (other than by us) because he mentioned not taking his meds. Maybe he's schizo."
1 hour ago
Jack Bauer replied to Thomas James's discussion Paying off a large credit card debt vs. settlement? Are there pros? How bad are the cons?
"Shane -- It is a moral answer to a moral question that the asker thought was a technical one.  I'm not on opposite side here from the Bundy situation... just answering a different question.   LCA -- That's not how tax…"
2 hours ago
Will replied to MiCHAEL J K.'s discussion being myself
"I am sure there's way more to your story.  Share if you care to."
2 hours ago
Profile IconCollin Daly, Micah J. Kistler, J Hanson and 16 more joined Art of Manliness
2 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service