Category Archives: Skepticism

The Skeptical Genealogist

One of my hobbies is genealogy.  It doesn’t appeal to me for the usual reasons.  I have no desire to discover illustrious ancestors.  I don’t have children who I wish to teach about their heritage.  I don’t have any burning … Continue reading

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Quotes

I read a couple of things today that I think are worth sharing.  The first is by one of my favorite authors, Jasper Fforde.  It’s from his book Thursday Next: First Among Sequels.  It’s about astrology, which is why I … Continue reading

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Psychics Strike Again

  I would say that I think there’s a special place in Hell for people who take advantage of a grieving parent, but I’m afraid you might think I meant it literally.  I was saddened to read that Jude Deveraux, … Continue reading

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