throwback thursday

  • FeaturedPhoto of Throwback Bad Chart Thursday: You Are Not a Special Miracle Because Odds. Sorry.

    Throwback Bad Chart Thursday: You Are Not a Special Miracle Because Odds. Sorry.

    Today’s chart is actually a few years old, but it occasionally pops up in my various feeds, and the concept behind it is prevalent in multiple mathematically challenged arguments, such as those for creationism. The infographic “What are the odds?” was created by Sofyay Yampolsky based on a blog post by Ali Binazir, “What are the chances of your coming…

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    Throwback Bad Chart Thursday: The Skeptic’s Secret

    Originally published on May 24, 2013. We’ve had a lot of discussions of privilege lately, and I’ve noticed that whenever the topic comes up, whether the focus is on race, gender, sexuality, ability, or any other axis, someone comments along the lines of suggesting we should all focus on simply being human. Usually, there’s a moral high ground implied in…

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  • FeminismPhoto of Throwback Thursday: Stop Telling Me to Stop Saying “I Have a Boyfriend”

    Throwback Thursday: Stop Telling Me to Stop Saying “I Have a Boyfriend”

    This Throwback Thursday entry is brought to you by the fact that the original article to which it was responding, Stop Saying “I Have a Boyfriend”, has been making the rounds again. The original title for this piece is I’ll Stop Citing a Boyfriend When My Consent Starts Mattering; it was published on September 10, 2013. I have shortened it and added in…

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  • ActivismPhoto of Throwback Thursday: Tell Me How I Should Feel

    Throwback Thursday: Tell Me How I Should Feel

    This post was original shared on June 28th, 2011. Sad that it is still relevant, but it is a lovely post that I’m proud of past Amy for having written. It reminds me of something that would be read at a poetry slam. It was my response to the early phase of the online harassment that we had begun to…

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  • SciencePhoto of Throwback Thursday HPV Vaccine for Adults

    Throwback Thursday HPV Vaccine for Adults

    We read your emails but it has been brought to our attention that you fine readers have not read every single thing we ever have written on this blog. This is not acceptable. Especially considering we have published some very informative posts. Posts that one might say are skeptical in thought. To prove this to you, and to highlight some…

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