Bob's blog – A skeptical lawyer

Simon Greenleaf – 1, Debunking another apologetic fable

Posted on January 4, 2019

        Simon Greenleaf (1783 – 1853), an eminent lawyer and founding father of the Harvard Law School, helped lay the foundations for state and federal rules of evidence. He also wrote an influential work of modern legal apologetics, The Testimony of the Evangelists. Numerous apologists tell variations of an inspiring story about […]…Continue reading

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C.S. Lewis’ Argument from Joy – I desire a more scientific argument

Posted on January 4, 2019

Homer Simpson gave Bart some fatherly advice worth remembering. “The three little sentences that will get you through life… Number one. Cover for me. Number two. Oh, good idea boss. Number three. It was like that when I got here.” In this post, I’ll use the third sentence. Although you may find this discussion about […]…Continue reading

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Recipe – Bob’s high-protein chocolate cheesecake

Posted on January 4, 2019

I enjoy individual servings of this cheesecake for breakfast. They freeze well, and you can thaw them by leaving in the refrigerator overnight. This recipe is very flexible and forgiving. You can make it with or without the cottage cheese and/or yogurt or use sour cream instead of yogurt. I sometimes dissolve the gelatin in […]…Continue reading

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