religion of a cat

People ask me my religion. My answer is often this, “I follow whatever religion the cat follows.” When people ask the cat the same question, the cats answer is often, “mieow.” Cats became experts in ‘being cats’ by ‘being cats.’ Doing things that ‘cats do’ – successfully -, which eventually culimanted in consecutive successful generations… Continue Reading religion of a cat

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Dan Dennett at his best. 

In this interview with Bill Moyers, Dan Dennett delivers a sharp and clear synthesis of a library of evolutionary, anthropological and psychological research on the origin and spread of religion. Composer John Adams  http://bit.ly/Us4NWp Mythologist Joseph Campbell  http://bit.ly/1epLzuo Dan Dennett @ wikipedia  http://bit.ly/1aUcBro The Clergy Project  http://clergyproject.org/

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The Great Forgetting

I wonder if you’ve ever considered how strange it is that the educational and character-shaping structures of our culture expose us but a single time in our lives to the ideas of Socrates, Plato, Euclid, Aristotle, Herodotus, Augustine, Machiavelli, Shakespeare, Descartes, Rousseau, Newton, Racine, Darwin, Kant, Kierkegaard, Tolstoy, Schopenhauer, Goethe, Freud, Marx, Einstein, and dozens… Continue Reading The Great Forgetting

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