• Erich Bacher posted a new activity comment 4 years, 10 months ago

    The phrase “the right to free speech isn’t absolute” almost always precedes a terrible argument.

    Dieudonne wasn’t arrested because his statements have been interpreted as threats. He was arrested because antisemitic speech is a crime in France.


    • Why would an argument that follows a statement of fact be a terrible argument?

  • Erich Bacher posted a new activity comment 5 years, 4 months ago

    I have only been a skeptic roughly two years. The interest was always there, but I didn’t know the community even existed or what it meant until turning on the SGU one day on a whim. Broadening my information base, I found Skeptoid and listened to every backlog episode, skipping only the musical ones, which are objectively horrifying.

    I knew…[Read more]