Undercover Sceptic

Hi and a very warm welcome to The Undercover Sceptic Forum, I created this forum for like minded people to come and share their thoughts on sceptical subjects so please donate your wisdom freely for the furtherance of rational thought, Thankyou.
 
HomeCalendarFAQSearchUsergroupsRegisterLog in

Share | 
 

 Library.

Go down 
AuthorMessage
undercover sceptic
Admin
avatar

Male Number of posts : 520
Age : 45
Location : N.E. England
Job/hobbies : reading popular science, research.
Humor : Dry
Registration date : 2008-06-18

PostSubject: Library.   Thu Jan 08, 2009 8:01 pm

Hi Guys,

I don't know about you but my local central library is the pits. Outdated books, science section a joke, psychology section filled with Derek Acorah, Sylvia Brown, UFOlogy etc

I am attempting in my very small way to redress this balance by donating to my library my sceptical/science books. Radical yes, maybe even whacky, some of those cost a pretty penny, but I find it hard to stand back and watch the shelves of my local lending library fill up with more crap creaing staunch believers and lining pockets of the greedy with royalty payments.

So I hope to see some good science/scepticism books on the shelving alongside the woo brigade and ,maybe, just maybe, wise some people up to the evidence based reading instead of having fiction in the science section.

I hope some of you guys will follow suit in this passion of mine,

Regards,

Den.

_________________
Skepticism is the agent of reason against organized irrationalism - and is therefore one of the keys to human social and civic decency.
Stephen J Gould

MY BLOG PAGE
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
Library.
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» The House Of Al-Arqam
» Parable of the Miser and the Almsgiver
» Jumu'ah Nasiha- Dreams in the Scale of Islam
» Short Library Dream...does anyone have an idea?!
» One of my favourite haunted library stories....

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Undercover Sceptic :: General :: The Cafe-
Jump to: