Category Archives: pseudo-scholarship

The Funniest Thing On Facebook This Month

I never knew that Lincona, Craig, Gundry, Bird, and Blomberg were bible attackers!  Shame on them!  (But where’s Pete Enns and James Crossley and Candida Moss???  They didn’t make the list?!?!?) [I don’t know the Farnell person but he sounds … Continue reading

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Rick Warren’s Latest #HumbleBrag

With thanks to Carl Sweatman for the photo: Oh Rick… aren’t you prepared?  Or did you just want all of your ‘followers’ to see you in your blue suit on the front row next to the woman talking on her … Continue reading

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Dear Lunatics and Nutbags and Weirdos… I’m NOT Interested in What You Have to Say…

So you can STOP sending your unhinged book notices. Thanks. Global Education à la HEGEL, SCHELLING, FICHTE, AND KANT is the Solution to Our World’s Problems “In this book, Dr. Foldes takes his previous work to a higher level and … Continue reading

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The ‘Times Higher Ed’ Supplement Has Jumped the Shark

In an essay on the so called ‘lost’ (it wasn’t, it has been known for a very long time) ‘gospel’ (it isn’t, it’s Joseph and Aseneth), the author simply parrots Jacobovici’s claims without investigating them or offering any contrary view … Continue reading

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Breitbart Calls Simcha’s Work What it is: A Hoax

There is a foolproof recipe for making it rich in modern pseudo-scholarship. The recipe is: 1. Take one dusty old text in a language few people read. 2. Stirring frequently, spin the text until it makes some sensational claim “disproving” … Continue reading

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Discovery- What Hypocrisy

Discovery has an essay titled Experts Debunk Claim Jesus Was a Husband and Father. Which is true. It’s also true when Greg Carey is quoted as saying “It’s a well-known ancient text, often called Joseph and Aseneth. Most scholars consider … Continue reading

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Joel Watts Takes Mocking Pseudo-Scholarship to the Next Level

He’s put together a bingo card for you to use when Simcha presents his book at the British Museum (how can I ever go there again without feeling like they’ve betrayed everything they stand for?) tomorrow.  Go to Joel’s for … Continue reading

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