To make a difference between different ideologies
2023-11-21 13:45 Some seem to believe that if one is against them one is for everything they themselves hate.  The trouble is all those ideas are too different from each other.  First, people are ascribed opinions whi...
The origin and failure of communism
2023-11-15 12:58 There are so many misconceptions about communism.  Perhaps the worst is believing the expansion of welfare systems to automagically lead to planned economy.  This has never happened in real life.  If ...
The inevitability of individuality
2023-11-13 11:57 Far too much reasoning presupposes every single member of a group to in principle function in the same way.  There are no mechanisms for making people that mentally similar.  Human minds don’t replica...
Why deny the existence of other opinions?
2023-11-09 10:45 Something really frustrating me is accusing others of lying.  This only because they express something else than the accusing person wants to hear.  To me this appear as if one lacks basic insight int...
Organisations claimed to conspire are too new
2023-11-07 10:35 Many flat-earthers claim the round Earth to be a hoax by the Freemasons.  How long to they think the Freemasons have existed, maybe 3,000 years?  I would rather say 300.  Then I am talking about a non...
The frozen continent of Antarctica
2023-11-03 10:57 Antarctica is a continent lying around the South Pole.  However, it is not particularly symmetrical.  There is considerably less land in the direction of South America and the Pacific.  For this reaso...
On space and telescopes
2023-11-01 12:23 Most flat-earthers claim that space don’t exist.  Oftentimes this is about a misunderstanding of the concept of vacuum.  The “vacuum” people are familiar with from contact with everyday objects is act...
Consequences of the Earth’s motions
2023-10-27 11:07 Regardless if they are flat-earthers or not some denies that the Earth moves.  The argument is we would feel it.  The problem with this argument is we don’t feel movement on and of itself.  What we fe...
Flying with gravity
2023-10-25 11:09 Flat-earthers usually claim that gravity does not exist.  It is claimed to be incompatible with how things fly.  If gravity makes things fall down everything is supposed to always fall down.  (As if g...
On maps and navigation
2023-10-19 13:00 Flat-earthers use to claim the world looks like this:   This map is made by Daniel Strebe.   Landmasses lying south of the equator gets an entirely different shape than on an earth globe.  If th...