Fred A Levy Haskell (fredcritter) wrote,
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An Interesting Thought/Observation

I just came across this and thought it interesting and, you know, a bit provocative. So I’m passing it along for us to ponder together:

“With or without religion, good people can behave well and bad people can do evil; but for good people to do evil—that takes religion.”  —Steven Weinberg, “A Designer Universe?” in The Best American Science Writing 2000, James Gleik (Editor), Jesse Cohen (Series Editor), The Ecco Press, New York, 2000.

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  • How cool is that?

    I believe this is the first of my photos to be displayed on iTunes. Oh … okay … okay … I know. It is not being displayed…

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