Thursday, March 10, 2016

The Tapescrew Letters - audio recording (parody of Xian apologetics)

I have put up an audio recording featuring my good friend Michael doing the narration. Those familiar with CS Lewis' The Screwtape Letters will get the joke from the outset but everyone should enjoy if they have some knowledge of Christian apologetics. Access from my CFI blog here: THE OUTER LIMITS.

Friday, March 4, 2016

The Witch Hunters: how shaming accusations of bigotry are used to shut down legitimate debate

One thing we lefty liberals particularly fear is being thought bigoted. Call me dumb, naive, greedy, and selfish if you like - I can take it. But accuse me of being a bigot and I'll immediately collapse into a period of mute soul-searching while I check my privilege. 

Continues here.