Bill O’Reilly debated creationism on Wednesday’s “O’Reilly Factor” with biologist and famous atheist Richard Dawkins. Not surprisingly, things got a little heated. Dawkins was pushing a new book, aimed to teach adolescents and adults that science can explain ancient myths. O’Reilly told Dawkins that his book “mocks God,” which propelled the two into a heated discussion [...]
I’m so sick and tired of arguing with religious fanatics across the Internet. Why do they resort to such deluded thinking? Here is a pre-written example of how debates usually start and end whenever I start one with a believer: Skeptic: Cancers and other diseases are terrible. Why do they even exist? Believer: It’s because [...]
Richard Dawkins has made his name as the scourge of organised religion who branded the Roman Catholic Church “evil” and once called the Pope “a leering old villain in a frock”. But he now stands accused of “cowardice” after refusing four invitations to debate the existence of God with a renowned Christian philosopher. A war [...]
by Lawrence Krauss It sometimes surprises me, although it shouldn’t, how religious devotees feel the need to regularly reinforce their own convictions in groups of like-minded individuals. I suppose this is the purpose of regular Sunday church services, for example, to reinforce the community of belief in between the rest of the week when the [...]
Part 1 of 6 On March 30, 2011, William Lane Craig (author of Theism, Atheism, and Big Bang Cosmology) debates Lawrence M. Krauss (author of The Physics of Star Trek) at NCSU on the evidence for God.