Yardbird replied to the topic Welcome to the Answering Skeptics and Debunking Cynics Folder in the forum Answering Skeptics and Debunking Cynics 19 years, 7 months ago
My sentiments exactly, RC. It was never my intent to insult Asa, or anyone for that matter. I apologize to Asa and others if I did so. As a skeptic of most things paranormal, I am in complete agreement that there are skeptics out there who aren’t mean-spirited or negative ( :D ). It would be in poor taste and darn-near hypocritical of me to…Read More
Random House/Webster’s Dictionary (1992):
Skeptic skeptik n: a person who questions the validity, authenticity, or truth of something purporting to be factual, esp. religion or spiritual tenets.
Cynic sinik n: a person who believes that only selfishness motivates human actions and who disbelieves in or minimizes selfless acts or disinterested in…Read More
Glad you have made a decision about Mr. Edward’s abilities, and are willing to stick by it. I appreciate that you have freely posted your intent- a hallmark of a true skeptic (which in my opinion has gone to the wayside in recent years).
I can only speak for myself, but this board is to reflect upon the messages that Mr. Edward receives…Read More
Yardbird replied to the topic Secaur rebuttal to Reed's JE bashing in Online Paper in the forum Answering Skeptics and Debunking Cynics 19 years, 8 months ago
Brava, Marcia! Bravely taking a stand- here’s to you! ((((Marcia))))
Very articulate and well-read- thanks for your thoughts, and for the energy to stand behind your words- truly a well-deserved thanks goes out to you… Laura J.
Yardbird replied to the topic Million Dollar Challenge/Question for sgrenard re: Randi in the forum Answering Skeptics and Debunking Cynics 20 years, 1 month ago
Originally posted by rotabilis
Anyway, that’s off the subject.
What was the subject again? :) Wow, debate that’s respectful, yet not oriented to the site….Hmm…. Yardbird
Hey Ramases (ANd I’m sneakin in a hello to Mary Ellen/JJJMom):
Welcome to the board. Like you, Ramases, I came in from the beginning thinking, “No, he can’t be… can he? What exactly is he doing, anyway?” Fortunately, I’ve been inundated with confirmed validations, articles, a study, and several books and articles full of John Edward quotes…Read More