The sacred texts of the world’s religions may be used as rich sources of ideas, but brandishing them as above criticism and then celebrating the “faith” with which one excuses oneself from defending them is an abuse of religious freedom.

Daniel Dennett

Went to this event and stood near the entrance, barely able to see the powerppint slides. It was pretty good. Main premise – stop thinking about free will as a magical non-physical force that directs behavior and start thinking about it as the ability to recognize and selecting among reasons for acting.