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Druyan and Sagan: A Wedding Reading about a Cosmic Romance

This past weekend I was a groomsman in a good friend’s wedding. He had asked me to select a reading of some kind to be given during the ceremony, a piece that would speak about love without the trappings of … Continue reading

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Lesson Learned in Psychic Hoax Story?

Bravo, NPR.com and The Guardian! Kudos to both these outlets for recognizing the ridiculous haste the media went after this ridiculous story with little in the way of patient fact-checking. NPR.com says in their “The two-way” blog post ‘Texas Bodies’ … Continue reading

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