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  • ratface replied to the topic Does acupuncture work? in the forum Health 4 months ago

    @luke The problem is that you don’t know that it worked. You could more accurately say “I had it and then my symptoms improved”. The link is not proved.

    To try and prove it, carefully controlled trials with many people are required. It’s never nice to tell an individual that their perspective on their personal experience is worthless, but tha…[Read more]

  • So where does the concept of god fit with the concept of aliens?

    @luke Does it matter, if you’ve got both I’m sure they can be mashed together in a messy but serviceable compromise (just don’t pick at the edges or think too hard). It’s not like individual religions present especially coherent pictures of their gods before you add aliens.