This blog has become as much the work of Thom, indefatigable commentator, as my own.  We share a fascination with credulity, and in particular with beliefs, myths, become officially defined dogmas.  My buggaboo is the Assumption of Mary, her miraculous Lift-Off.  Thom’s is the equally incredible Immaculate Conception.  Readers will appreciate his insights in the extended comment that follows