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Sam Harris sees our faculties as a "kind of miracle"

See the discussion here. Well, so do I. The kind of reliability our reason possesses is not what we should expect given naturalism, Reason does not emerge from irrational (or if you insist) nonrational causes. There is just the factShow More Summary

Audio Of The Week: Living With Robots

This Sam Harris conversation with Kate Darling of the MIT Media Lab is fascinating. I listened a few days ago and I am still thinking about it.

Sam Harris and Richard Dawkins Condemned Because Alt-Right Likes Them

In the "great rift" that has divided many atheists over the years, guilt by association generally referred to negatively evaluating someone on the basis of who they associate with and/or promote. For example, a blogger who promoted the work of Sam Harris might be judged as "gross and racist" for doing so. Show More Summary

Hear Bruce Springsteen’s Harry Potter Song ‘I’ll Stand By You Always’

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Bruce Springsteen is a Harry Potter fan. Perhaps the boss isn’t a Potterhead, but he enjoyed reading J.K. Rowling‘s stories to his son, Sam, enough to want to go out of his way and write an original song for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Show More Summary


TO BE HONEST, YOU’RE DOING WELL IF YOU SIMPLY INDUCE COGNITION IN MOST CELEBRITIES: Sam Harris Induces Cognitive Dissonance in Ben Affleck. “Look for the outsized emotional reaction. You see lots of people arguing the same side that Ben argues, but rarely do you see that level of anger except in street protests where the […]

Bill Maher and Sam Harris Discuss Islam (Without Ben Affleck Around to Call Them “Racist”)

Since Ben Affleck wasn't around this time, Sam Harris and Bill Maher had a long, undisturbed conversation about Islam, Trump, and bad ideas.

Author Sam Harris Taunts Ben “Batman” Affleck On ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’

Sam Harris, the controversial and best-selling New Atheist who became a top Real Time with Bill Maher statistic when his heated 2014 debate with Ben Affleck went viral, wasted little on his return visit tonight before bringing up old arguments. Show More Summary

Bill Maher: Liberals Need to Understand We’ll Never Defeat Terrorism Unless We Reform Islam

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Bill Maher brought Sam Harris onto his show tonight to criticize liberals for not doing more to speak out against Islamic extremism.

Funding Friday: Islam And The Future Of Tolerance

I backed this Kickstarter project last week. I’m a big Sam Harris fan and I think the topic is about as timely and important as anything out there.

Los Angeles LGBT Center wins big in local theater awards

The 2016 Ovation Awards handed its top honors to Los Angeles LGBT Center’s “Hit the Wall” and “Ham: A Musical Memoir,” as well as to Celebration Theatre’s “The Boy From Oz” and “Bootycandy.” Sam Harris, the actor and singer upon whose book “Ham” was based, took the honors for lead actor in a musical....

Watford’s Harry the Hornet Mascot ‘Out of Order,’ Says Sam Allardyce

3 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Watford mascot Harry the Hornet could be stung by the FA after appearing to mock Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha for diving on Boxing Day. The Ivorian player was booked for simulation by Mark Clattenburg late on in the 1-1 drawShow More Summary

‘She looks black and she’s not!’: White mom goes on racist rant after black dad cornrows daughter’s hair

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

A black father defended his daughter against her white mother after the woman went on a racist rant about her child wearing cornrows. “I’m so pissed off,” the woman—identified only as Sam—wrote to Nick Harris, who posted the conversation on Facebook. Harris replied that he thought her daughter...

Premier League Gameweek 12: Three players to keep an eye on

Harry Kane scores on return v Arsenal By Ben Green Sunday, November 13th, 2016 13:24 Draft Fantasy GW11 Summary Written By Sam Tigges As the international break continues to linger on we can simply console ourselves with the knowledge that there are no more interruptions to league football until March. And, the Premier League is […]

A Night with Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris in Los Angeles

Richard Dawkins was in Los Angeles this week on his latest speaking tour and he was interviewed on stage by Sam Harris. The shows, each of which had about 1,400 people, were sold out. We sent photographers to document the event.

Atheists Start Petition Against SPLC Branding Atheist Critics of Radical Islam 'Anti-Muslim Extremists'

Atheists have started a petition against the Southern Poverty Law Center's recent decision to brand atheist authors critical of radical Islam as "anti-Muslim extremists," with author Sam Harris calling the organization's decision "dangerous and disgraceful."

Sam Davies: Ospreys fly-half on his Wales hopes and ambitions

Ospreys fly-half Sam Davies talks to Scrum V presenter Ross Harries about his hopes, ambitions and influences.

Atheists Outraged by SPLC Branding Atheist Critics of Radical Islam 'Anti-Muslim Extremists'

Sam Harris and several other prominent members of the atheist community have condemned the Southern Poverty Law Center's recent decision to brand atheist authors critical of radical Islam as "anti-Muslim Extremists."

A Moral Aversion to Harming the Innocent

306 days until the first day of classes. Motivated by comments made by David Jocquemotte, I have made a couple of attempts to get my previous post, Sam Harris and Peter Singer's External Moral Reasons out in the world a bit - so that...Show More Summary

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