Category Archives: The god problem

The god problem: the Capitol under attack was a “mass-delusion event”

Jeffrey Goldberg, the editor in chief of The Atlantic, joined a Trumpist crowd last Wednesday and reported on what they were saying. I found his report pretty revelatory, especially his profound perception of what happened as a “mass-delusion event,” one … Continue reading

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The god problem in America. I heave a big sigh

From Harper’s Weekly Review: “We are committed to building a community that promotes equal justice and opportunity to every single person regardless of their race,” said the mayor of Murdock, Minnesota, after the city council issued a permit to a … Continue reading

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Animal news: dinosaurs in a big battle

Somebody needs to explain how, if two dinosaurs are battling it out, they get themselves fossilized. Frozen mid action, as it were. The fossil — nicknamed “Dueling Dinosaurs” — was initially discovered in 2006, but until now has only been … Continue reading

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