Tag: pseudoskeptics

An arrogant person cannot really know a lot

I also think that an arrogant person is fundamentally flawed in a very bad and profound way and if all such a person can do is to keep criticizing others, then it reveals an insecurity inside them as if they are not really sure of what they are saying at all, but just have to …

A completely idiotic idea

When Alexander Graham Bell Invented the telephone he also made a remarkable leap of imagination. He correctly foresaw how people would use his invention; that they would speak on the phone instead of writing a letter — an early form of electronic mail. Keen to sell his invention, Bell approached the Post Offices and commercial …

The Completely Unexpected Reason People Call Others Conspiracy Theorists

A surprising tactic against the Electric Universe is the characterization of its proponents as “conspiracy theorists.” Let us lay aside for the moment the question of the prevalence of actual “conspiracies” throughout history and in the world today. Let us explore instead, why is this accusation made specifically against proponents of the Electric Universe? See …

A movie about coward fascists against a open minded nice man

See also: – Viktor Schauberger – What is the Noosphere? – Is our Universe a Giant Nervous System? – Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media – Are we physically separate from other people?

Pseudoskepticism

In 1987 Marcello Truzzi revived the term specifically for arguments which use scientific-sounding language to disparage or refute given beliefs, theories, or claims, but which in fact fail to follow the precepts of conventional scientific skepticism. He argued that scientific skepticism is agnostic to new ideas, making no claims about them but waiting for them …

Stupidity

Stupidity is a lack of intelligence, understanding, reason, wit, or sense. It may be innate, assumed, or reactive – “being ‘stupid with grief’ as a defence against psychological trauma“, a state marked with “grief and despair…making even simple daily tasks a hardship.” Definition of Stupidity The modern English word “stupid” has a broad range of …

Prof. Luc Montagnier's Extended House of Numbers Interview

Luc Antoine Montagnier (born 18 August 1932 in Chabris, Indre, France) is a French virologist and joint recipient with Françoise Barré-Sinoussi and Harald zur Hausen of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discovery of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). He currently works as a full time professor at Shanghai Jiaotong University. …

The Memory of Water

A clip showing how Jacques Benveniste and his team provided convincing evidence showing the mechanism for the efficacy of homoeopathy. The clip also shows the extraordinary tactics employed by the magazine Nature to discredit his findings. Regarding the pseudoskepticism from the magazine Nature, I can tell you after more than a decade of paradigm research, …

Pluralistic Ignorance

In social psychology, pluralistic ignorance, a term coined by Daniel Katz and Floyd H. Allport in 1931, describes “a situation where a majority of group members privately reject a norm, but assume (incorrectly) that most others accept it…It is, in Krech and Crutchfield’s (1948, pp. 388–89) words, the situation where ‘no one believes, but everyone …

Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive dissonance is a discomfort caused by holding conflicting cognitions (e.g., ideas, beliefs, values, emotional reactions) simultaneously. In a state of dissonance, people may feel surprise, dread, guilt, anger, or embarrassment. The theory of cognitive dissonance in social psychology proposes that people have a motivational drive to reduce dissonance by altering existing cognitions or adding …