On Celestial Teapots and FSMs

Good quick hit from Michael Drake:

Shorter Ross Douthat: Comparing belief in God to belief in theCelestial Teapot is absurd, because it’s like comparing a belief only some people know is absurd to a belief everyone knows is absurd.

Click though for a longer argument addressing the charge of intolerable glibness.

Author: Will Wilkinson

Vice President for Research at the Niskanen Center