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Have you ever wondered what fuels the beliefs of Flat-Earth proponents? Join us in this episode as we sit down with Drs. Clint Peters, Todd Timberlake, and Mike Bailey to explore the intriguing world of Flat-Earth theories and their connections to religion and the Bible.
We first dive into the history of the spherical Earth and the astronomical evidence that has shaped our understanding of our planet's shape for centuries. We then delve into the fascinating story of Patrick Burke, a hardcore Flat-Earther from Denton, Texas, known for his passionate albeit peculiar defenses of a host of conspiracy theories.
Lastly, we discuss the power of acceptance and understanding in fostering meaningful dialogue between individuals with differing beliefs. We touch on the prevalence of conspiracy theories in our society and the importance of skepticism in the face of authority.
Don't miss this thought-provoking episode as we navigate the complex and intricate world of Flat-Earth theories, beliefs, and their impact on the individuals who hold them.
Clint Peter's essay that prompted this episode can be found here.
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