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May 2011

Pictures from the End of the World Party

Here are the photos from the MISkeptics End of the World Party. Thanks to everyone that attended!

Camping Changes Date of Judgement Day

California preacher Harold Camping said Monday his prophecy that the world would end was off by five months because Judgment Day actually will come on Oct. 21.

The End of the World Party Was a Great Success

I want to give a big thanks to everyone that came out for our End of the World Party last night. It was an amazing time! We went went way over how many people were expected to come and over filled the venue. Fortunately everyone was very nice and accommodating and we just simply squeezed ourselves in.

End of the World Apparel Now Available

We’ve created two shirts in honor our End of the World Party tomorrow. Head over to the End of the World section of the MISkeptics store to see the official shorts of the EotW Party!

The End of the World Party

While we’re waiting for the everyone to be judged and head off to heaven I figured that would be the perfect time to have a party! The Michigan Skeptics Association is hosting their End of the World Party on Saturday, May 21st at 4:00 PM. We’ve had to change from our usual venue to Station 885 because of the large turnout we’re expecting!

Everyone’s a Believer

While surfing the interwebs today I stumbled across a Scientific American blog post titled, “How Do You ID a Dead Osama?” which caught my attention, but not just for the subject, which I had found myself pondering previously. The question the author leads with, “But how do they know it’s him?” got me to thinking about conversations I’ve had in the past on the concept of proof.