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by Walker
Sat Jun 24, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Superpowers and ice cream
Replies: 17
Views: 152

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Me: I got a ten year old to feed...I'm researching ' how to make make BIG bucks without even trying'. So far: that but of information has eluded me. 1. Rather than first spending and then investing the rest, first invest and then spend the rest. 2. Compound interest, as explained here for ten-year ...
by Walker
Sat Jun 24, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: What is art?
Replies: 63
Views: 672

Re: What is art?

"The difference between objective art and subjective art is that in objective art the artist really does ′create,′ that is, he makes what he intended, he puts into his work whatever ideas and feelings he wants to put into it. And the action of this work upon men is absolutely definite; they will, of...
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Noam Chomsky and Our Collective Responsibility
Replies: 83
Views: 1892

Re: Noam Chomsky and Our Collective Responsibility

“Hoffer said he might respond with this: '"Chomsky loves power. He is also convinced of his superiority over any politician or businessman alive in the United States. He sees the world being run by inferior people, by people who make money, by people without principle or ideology. He thinks that ca...
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: 100% Proof That Gods Do Not Exist
Replies: 33
Views: 223

Re: 100% Proof That Gods Do Not Exist

Many non-theists, including myself, DO NOT CARE what anyone else wants to believe. All that matters is WHAT THE PERSON DOES. Re: doing. If in doing the intent is to not harm then in comparison the odds for success favor not-doing, unless one has a serious ailment and can’t go gentle. If the aim is ...
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Noam Chomsky and Our Collective Responsibility
Replies: 83
Views: 1892

Re: Noam Chomsky and Our Collective Responsibility

Chomsky is a linguist. Listening to a linguist talk politics is like listening to a politician define “is.” The philosopher Eric Hoffer couldn’t figure out Chomsky, either. He tried to understand how anyone could say this, and puzzled over possible answers. Any clues? “America is the most aggressive...
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Who said it, when and why? What happened next... Jesus. Matthew 21.12 To cleanse the temple by overturning the tables of money changers and the chairs of those selling pigeons. He got killed. Christianity. Scenes of the audience at Woodstock show a borderline generation. They are folks caught betwe...
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

marjoram_blues wrote:
Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:22 pm
Walker wrote:
Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:17 pm
Too can be bad, or much.
A touch too much for your medium rare brain.
Too can be sad, not rich.
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: 100% Proof That Gods Do Not Exist
Replies: 33
Views: 223

Re: 100% Proof That Gods Do Not Exist

Rhodnar wrote:
Thu Jun 22, 2017 8:29 pm
Take care, and have fun.
100 proof will pickle your brain.

:lol:
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Bad bites poorly parade ostensible intent.
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Civil Rights
Replies: 83
Views: 1091

Re: Civil Rights

Science Fan wrote:
Wed Jun 21, 2017 4:19 pm
Why don't you pick up a real book and read it so you can learn something real ...
That's actually pretty funny.
by Walker
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Civil Rights
Replies: 83
Views: 1091

Re: Civil Rights

Minneapolis installs SHARIA HOTLINES for Muslims to Report ‘islamophobia’ http://pamelageller.com/2017/06/minneapolis-installs-sharia-hotlines-muslims-report-islamophobia.html/ When words become a hate crime, then words violate civil rights. Criminalizing speech overrides freedom of speech, in such ...
by Walker
Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Too can be bad, or much.
by Walker
Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Three constricts false boundaries for tourists.
by Walker
Thu Jun 22, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Paradoxically, free expression requires tight boundaries.

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Easy listening simply requires semi-consciousness.
by Walker
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: 'Enough is Enough'
Replies: 25
Views: 214

Re: 'Enough is Enough'

Face the bite, bite the face.