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PSBMS: On Correcting Unwarranted Fears and Views

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The Tremor Reflex

During my recent visit to San Francisco, I met with a few friends I hadn’t seen in many years. One of them was telling me about a therapy that involved shaking off tension lodged in various parts of the body, … Continue reading

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Religion as Play

Religion is understood by Epicureans as a natural phenomenon, and must be studied as such. Therefore, every Epicurean should be a little bit of an anthropologist in this regard. To pray is natural. – Epicurus The plain dismissal of religion … Continue reading

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Secular Alternative to Alcoholics Anonymous & Applying Hedonic Calculus to Public Policy

The May-June 2015 issue of The Humanist includes a few pieces on a secular alternative to Alcoholics Anonymous, which has recently been exposed by EXPAA, Leavingaa.com, Penn & Teller and others as an inefficient recovery therapy that’s only supported with … Continue reading

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