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By Martin Gardner

Martin Gardner, debunker of medical fraud and chicanery, explores during this identify startling medical techniques, equivalent to the potential for a number of universes and the idea that point can cross backwards. Armed together with his professional, sceptical eye, he examines the unusual tangents produced by way of Freudians and deconstructionists of their opinions of "Little pink driving Hood" and divulges the fallacies of pseudoscientific remedies, from health care professional Bruno Bettelheim's misguided idea of autism to the tough farces of Facilitated conversation and Primal Scream treatment.

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The doctrine of resurrection as vulgarly understood is false and absurd. It is not even "Scriptural". St. Paul does not identify the glorified body which rises with the mortal body which dies. On the contrary, he repeatedly insists on the distinction. The same is true of a magical ceremony. The magician who is destroyed by absorption in the Godhead is really destroyed. The {28} miserable mortal automaton remains in the Circle. <

1. The date of Eliphas Levi's death was about six months previous to that of Aleister Crowley's birth. The reincarnating ego is supposed to take possession of the foetus at about this stage of development. {51} 2. Eliphas Levi had a striking personal resemblance to Aleister Crowley's father. This of course merely suggests a certain degree of suitability from a physical point of view. 3. Aleister Crowley wrote a play called "The Fatal Force" at a time when he had not read any of Eliphas Levi's works.

Digamma Iota Alpha Omicron Digamma: 93, the full formula, recognizing the Sun as the Son (Star), as the pre-existent manifested Unit from which all springs and to which all returns. >> the world of pure reality. Spelling the Name in full, Digamma Digamma + Iota Digamma Delta + Alpha Lambda Pi + Omicron Iota Nu + Digamma Iota = 309 = Sh T = XX + XI = 31 the secret Key of the Law. Digamma is the manifested Star. Iota is the secret Life .............. Serpent --Light ............. Lamp --Love ..............

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