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1 RealityBasedSteve  Mon, Jun 10, 2013 6:54:08pm

I have to admit it… I’ve got a bro-crush on NdT every since the first time I saw him on YouTube.

RBS

2 cinesimon  Mon, Jun 10, 2013 9:27:17pm

re: #1 RealityBasedSteve

Yeah he did a fantastic and hilarious talk - which ended up being something like 90-odd minutes - to the Skeptics Society a few years ago, and it’s still brilliant and relevant. Sadly, in some areas.
Here ‘tis:
Youtube Video

… you may need to reset the timeline.

3 Sol Berdinowitz  Tue, Jun 11, 2013 1:22:42am

Unfortunately, he is preaching to the choir, those who are convinced of ID will not be budged from it by any sort of reason.

4 Cardio (formerly JRCMYP)  Tue, Jun 11, 2013 8:06:37am

“Entertainment playground in the middle of a sewage system.” That’s just hysterical :)

5 surlymarv  Tue, Jun 11, 2013 8:09:47am

“An entertainment complex in the middle of a sewage system. NO engineer would design that at all.”

Classic, I love deGrasse Tyson.

6 Origuy  Tue, Jun 11, 2013 8:20:34am

It’s not original with deGrasse Tyson, the line appeared in Forgetting Sarah Marshall (with playground), and I heard before that from some standup (Robin Williams?). Props to him for using it though.


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