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If You’re a Conservative, I’m Not Your Friend by Rebecca Roache. One of the first things I did after seeing the depressing election news this morning was check to see which of my Facebook friends ‘like’ the pages of the […]


The Pseudoscience of Beauty Products by Timothy Caulfield. Why the dubious claims of so many skin-care companies go unquestioned and untested. More at Atlantic.


New Atheism’s Fatal Arrogance: The Glaring Intellectual Laziness of Bill Maher & Richard Dawkins by Sean Illing. For all their eloquence, New Atheists show little interest in understanding how believers really think or feel. More at Salon.


The Killing of Osama bin Laden by Seymour M. Hersh. It’s been four years since a group of US Navy Seals assassinated Osama bin Laden in a night raid on a high-walled compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The killing was the […]


Your Partner Is Not Responsible For Your Moods by Barton Goldsmith. Learning that you need to take personal responsibility for your own moods can be a relationship saver. It’s especially important to avoid inflicting a bad mood onto your partner. […]