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Daemon
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Nostradamus (1503)

Nostradamus was a French astrologer and physician reputed to have effected remarkable cures during outbreaks of the Black Plague. His book of prophecies, Les Propheties, consists of vaguely phrased, rhymed quatrains grouped into sets of 100, called "Centuries." Enthusiasts credit Nostradamus with foreseeing the rise of Hitler, the French Revolution, the atomic bomb, and the destruction of the World Trade Center. What reason do skeptics give for dismissing these claims? More...
NeuroticHellFem
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Daemon wrote:
... What reason do skeptics give for dismissing these claims?


Most sceptics (note correct spelling) cite the quantity of bovine excrement as their main contention.

When you make an assumption, you make an ass of u & umption! - NeuroticHellFem
Vit Babenco
Posted: Sunday, December 14, 2014 12:19:41 PM

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"I see fire from the sky which encompasses them."
It happened so many times since...
Omar Mariani
Posted: Sunday, December 14, 2014 6:23:13 PM

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Nostradamus based his prophecies on judicial astrology or astrological judgement and was criticized by professional astrologers of the day for incompetence and for assuming that the comparison of future planetary configurations with past configurations and the events they had led to, might foretell future happenings
striker
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i don't believe him
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Sunday, December 14, 2014 10:34:43 PM

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Well I suppose that his prophecies were as true as the stories in the bible, and even may have even more validity, who knows????
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Sunday, December 14, 2014 10:34:44 PM

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Well I suppose that his prophecies were as true as the stories in the bible, and even may have even more validity, who knows????
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