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Thor kicked in crotch. Now a woman.

Many are outraged at Marvel’s decision to make Thor a woman. As the story goes, Thor engages in a particularly brutal battle with a supervillain. None other than Ray Finkle who escaped prison for kidnapping Dan Marino and gained super powers through a radioactive frog bite. With the laces out, Thor receives a massive kick... Read more »

Milgram experiment – What would you do?

Would you harm an innocent stranger because someone told you to? Are you weak minded, or resolute in the face of adversity? Do you have a strong sense of self? What are your principles, what do you stand for? One of the most valuable lessons for anyone to be taught is how and when to... Read more »

Thinking made me ugly. If only I was a bishop.

The following is from Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray. “The moment one sits down to think, one becomes all nose, or all forehead, or something horrid. Look at the successful men in any of the learned professions. How perfectly hideous they are! Except, of course, in the Church. But then in the Church... Read more »
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4th of July – Celebrating something far greater than the Bible

“The foundation of our Empire was not laid in the gloomy age of Ignorance and Superstition, but at an Epoch when the rights of mankind were better understood and more clearly defined, than at any former period, the researches of the human mind, after social happiness, have been carried to a great extent, the Treasures... Read more »

Dear Neil deGrasse Tyson, don’t be stupid about philosophy

Sometimes extremely intelligent people say extremely foolish things. To equate philosophy as asking what sound one hand makes clapping is akin to equating evolution as just a theory. Both are cringeworthy to those who understand the subject matter. For Tyson, absurd misrepresentation of philosophy is inexcusable, as he himself is a philosopher, and a damn... Read more »

James Kirk Wall's 10 Most Popular Blogs Ever

Mama always said blogging was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get. Maybe it’ll go viral, maybe it’ll be a dud. After writing for years, I’ve had my share of duds. But I’ve also had articles that did quite well for a small time writer like myself. Below are the... Read more »
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James Kirk Wall critiques Matt Dillahunty vs. Sye Ten Bruggencate debate

God told me to tell you the following comes from him. If anyone disagrees with anything I’ve written, they’re not disagreeing with me, they’re disagreeing with God. If there are any grammar or spelling mistakes in any of this article, god meant for that to happen and has his own reasons which are sufficient for... Read more »

Dear Tom Cruise, where are your Scientology Super Powers?

Tom Cruise used to be very vocal about Scientology, but now there’s silence. He once boasted running 17MPH, but there’s not even a verifiable record of that. And what about psychic abilities, telekinesis and super intelligence? But undoubtedly he has super powers because otherwise the whole Scientology thing is a fraud, right? And unquestionably Tom... Read more »

James Kirk Wall critiques Lawrence Krauss vs Muslim theologian debate

On March 9th, 2013 the University of London hosted a debate between Lawrence Krauss and Hamza Andreas Tzortzis. Krauss gained a lot of recognition as an atheist and cosmologist from a brilliant one hour lecture about a universe from nothing and later a book by the same name. Tzortzis gives lectures on Islam and resembles... Read more »
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Professional baseball players to blame god for striking out

Pointing to the air and thanking god for a home run is perfectly acceptable. This according to Ringo, President of the National League of Reasonable Blame and Credit to Deities organization. But we must also be fair and balanced. If they praise god for home runs, baseball players will be required to blame god every... Read more »