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James Randi dead

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by Polymath257, Oct 29, 2020.

  1. Polymath257

    Polymath257 Think & Care
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    He died again? Good final trick.

    Seriously though, he was a good yin. The looks on the faces of people he exposed as frauds in front of televised audiences should be enough in itself to get him into heaven.
     
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    Twilight Hue The gentle embrace of twilight has become my guide

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    My favorite debunking by Randi was the exposure of con man evangelist Peter Popoff and his con woman wife as they tried to rip off all the suckers who came to see him and gave him money. They were using concealed wireless earpieces where his wife read off information and relayed it to Popoff.
     
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    viole Metaphysical Naturalist
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    Anyone want to put up some of their favorite moments, quotes, interviews, "The Best of James Randi", etc?

    I always enjoyed him, and I like Dawkins a lot as well (possibly more even), though both people seem like nice people with good intentions mainly.
     
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    Totally true, I think when they are attention seekers, they better dang not chicken out when they are put under the important testing and verifying conditions, and the fact that these people can't do it under those conditions really should be a red flag about their so-called abilities!
     
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    Saint Frankenstein Ov Fire and the Void
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    SalixIncendium An Appearance in Consciousness
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  9. Estro Felino

    Estro Felino Believer in free will
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    James Randi was great. A great man.
    He inspired the creation of the CICAP here in Italy.
    (Italian Comitee of the Control on Paranormal Claims).

    Here him at a CICAP festival


     
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