Episode 145: Syria Waits, NFL Pays Out on Head Injuries, Atheism Debate and more
Evidence and Intervention
"I think there (is) some ... coordination between the two sides."
George Sabra, leader of the Syrian National Council on the U.S. military coordinating with the Free Syrian Army over the timing of a military strike on Bashar al-Assad's regime. Listen
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NFL Pays Out
"If I'm the NHL, if I'm Gary Bettman or the Board of Governors, I'm terrified of this."
-Ty Schalter, The Bleacher Report Listen
"Atheists seek to impose their view on others. They proselytize about their beliefs and they often use a 'them' and 'us' ... which is a characteristic of fundamentalist beliefs."
- Margaret Somerville, director of the McGill Centre for Medicine, Ethics and Law on athiesm. Listen
Marisha Pessl's "Night Film": Should I Read It?
"I've never read a book that required any tech support before."
-Becky Toyne, editor, Day 6 columnist Listen
"Blurred Lines" and Plagiarism
"That's an interesting way of putting it. A dumbed down version."
-Dr. E. Michael Herrington, consultant and music copyright expert witness Listen
"I don't think any of us knows what's going to happen with certainty. We can't know. It'll be an awfully big adventure, whatever it is."
-Adam Gollner, authour "The Book of Immortality" Listen