The following is a quote by Verbose Stoic, a regular commenter here with whom I often disagree but who substantiated his claims with detail and, well, substance. The sort of commenter I like – he probably does this because he has a blog of his own, and sometimes takes me to task. I only wish I had more time to discuss matters with him on the threads here.
His comment is one that seeks to take Richard Carrier, with whom I have recently been debating free will, to task (in its entirety, not pasted here). I am not so interested in that, but I am interested in what it says about me and confirmation bias. I will put my quotes in italics and will bold emphasise his points to discuss: