Tagged: logic

Monopolies 0

Monopolies

“You think you have a monopoly on the truth.” I have¬† run across this phrase, and others like it, far too many times. I’d like to encourage you never to use it again. It’s the worst kind of cop out, and an inherently hypocritical statement. Copping Out When a person...

Brian McLaren’s Bad Logic 0

Brian McLaren’s Bad Logic

Some subpar reasoning from one of the prominent leaders of Emergent and progressive evangelicalism: “I’ve only met one person in my travels in recent months who has said he is voting for McCain, and that was because he was an admittedly single-issue voter,” Mr. McLaren said. “Nearly all the vocal...

In Memory of Counterpoints; August 5 – August 14, 2007 0

In Memory of Counterpoints; August 5 – August 14, 2007

The great (slight exaggeration) experiment is over. The short reason is that we couldn’t get along. It may be for the best though, because it was bound to be nothing but…well, an argument. That’s not necessarily bad, but, I’ll admit, I tend to go for the throat. Sometimes sarcastic, sometimes aggressive, always on point.

I usually enjoy the sport of it, particularly when my opponent is as aggressive and intense as I get. But alas, it was not meant to be. So, here at Power of Suggestion, I will be replacing my criticism of The God Delusion with a criticism of The Case for a Creator.