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15 May 2010

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Norman Lamont (no relation!)

Hmmm. I'd never heard of Eagleton until I read this so I looked him up to see why you hated him so.

On WikiPee I found this: 'He concludes by suggesting Dawkins has not been attacking organised faith so much as a sort of rhetorical straw-man' - which pretty much sums up my view of Dawkins. What's the story about this guy and why is he such a baddie?

Rosie

Eagleton is a poseur, a charlatan and intellectually dishonest

He erects his own straw men.

Here's a good take down of his methods:-

http://metamagician3000.blogspot.com/2009/04/and-speaking-of-bullshit-try-this.html

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