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Deepak Chopra: Master Purveyor of Bafflegab

Deepak Chopra in November 2006, speaking at Yahoo.

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PZ Myers:

That long-winded charlatan, Deepak Chopra, has scribbled up a whiny criticism of Hitchens’ address in absentia to the American Atheists. Hitchens wrote a wonderful, brave, and inspiring exposition on his mortality, and urged everyone to keep up the gallant fight; Chopra carps and squirms, trying to find an excuse to reject Hitchens’ argument. He fails pathetically…(link)

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Biophilia!

Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction. –E.O. Wilson When Wilson spoke these words intuitively I doubt he knew just how scientifically accurate he was. Wilson is widely accepted as the founder of sociobiology, which he himself defined as “the extension of population biology and evolutionary theory to social

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