revised-book-coverMy book UFOs, Ghosts, and a Rising God: Debunking the Resurrection of Jesus is out of print, but you can still find a few coppies available on Amazon.

Return of the son of the blog

My blog at is now live. It’s the third version of this blog to date. Go check it out.

Moving to Freethought Blogs soon, need banner

Okay, very exciting news: my blog is going to be moving over to Freethought Blogs very soon. How soon? As soon as I can get a 728×120 banner to use for that version of the site. Who wants to make one for me? (The blog will still be called The Uncredible Hallq.)

Pinker and Plantinga

When I first got Plantinga’s latest book, I was a little unsure of what to say about the version of evolutionary argument against naturalism (EAAN) he presents there. I’ve long been irked by Plantinga’s apparent lack of curiosity about what scientists who work on the evolution of the mind would say about his argument. On [...]

DJ Grothe is right, part 3: “Yes, but sometimes it’s appropriate to say, ‘yes but’”

Previously: Part 1, what DJ said Par 2, screen cap dump One thing Greta Christina did in criticizing DJ Grothe was refer back to a previous post she had written, Why “Yes, But” Is the Wrong Response to Misogyny. When I saw this post, I thought it was pretty obviously problematic, for reasons that don’t [...]

DJ Grothe is right, part 2: screen cap dump

Previously: Part 1, what DJ said Part of the problem with the DJ/Greta dustup is that it was spawned by something that happened on Greta’s Facebook page. Facebook does not make it easy to permalink to old threads, so basically nobody has the context for this unless you’re both (1) friends with Greta on Facebook [...]