No need to worry, my new acquaintance. I will try not to behave like a nutbar.
If you have the time and inclination, please describe for me a couple of fabrications and knowingly uncorrected errors perpetrated by DRG, outside of the errors in _A New Pearl Harbor_ which he himself corrects in _A New Pearl Harbor Revisited_.
I think he is far more virtuous than both Michael Moore and Bart Sibrel and does not even belong on your arbitrary scale of villainy.
This guy is smart as hell. Christian Theologian. Me, I'm atheist. Some sort of a quasi-Buddhist agnostic bum. Heathen. Though I have practiced meditation, which I would certainly recommend to everyone, due in part to its hygienic nature.
He's got this book, Whitehead's Radically Different Postmodern Philosophy, which I'm just starting to get into, which has a lot to do with the birth of something called "process theology" which in turn gives me some way to at least have a conversation with churchy people. It's a sort-of Scientific Christianity. God is changing and adapting as well as other beings, I think. something like that. It's a process.
Different from the All-Know All-Determined.
That's all I know about it so far.
Try starting here. Unfortunately Andrew hasn't managed to finish the project due to being busy in RL and with other things, but it'll give you an idea.
Then once you have finish those, try out This one dealing with another of his books.
It must be fun to lead a life completely unburdened by reality. -- JayUtah
"On two occasions, I have been asked, 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not able to rightly apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question." -- Charles Babbage (1791-1871)
Thank you, Phantomwolf, for the links. Tonight I will go over these materials. That is, AFTER eating food, drinking beer and kicking the Saturday six-star sudoku's arse. I will be sliding over to the Other section and starting a new thread. There you will find my comments on these linked matters
Thanks one and all for the collegial welcome. Let me reiterate. Clavius Moon Base is a study in erudition. What's not to like? It's got everything: science, logic, photography, big machines, conspiracies, and rocket ships to the moon!