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by Arising_uk
Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)
Replies: 37
Views: 945

Re: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

[quote="Dalek Prime"'
Dalek Prime wrote:Yes. With a servant of his.
Ah! I see, the child died early but looking around I can only find mention of one child, a daughter, not two, wonder where the PN article got that from?
by Arising_uk
Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:24 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)
Replies: 37
Views: 945

Re: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

Dalek Prime wrote:Yes. With a servant of his.
I've never heard mention of this can you provide a link?
by Arising_uk
Wed Nov 22, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Thank God Hillary Clinton Didn't Become President!
Replies: 13
Views: 189

Re: Thank God Hillary Clinton Didn't Become President!

Why?

Not that it'll bother you bob as you don't work.
by Arising_uk
Wed Nov 22, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Thank God Hillary Clinton Didn't Become President!
Replies: 13
Views: 189

Re: Thank God Hillary Clinton Didn't Become President!

Of course it will put people out of work bob as automation has done every time. The issue is for how long and the scale this time as 'AI' and robotics will replace a very broad swathe of jobs whereas before it was in specific fields so there is concern that a big chunk will never find employment ag...
by Arising_uk
Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Race versus culture
Replies: 562
Views: 6516

Re: Race versus culture

Seleucus wrote:... More thinking of the US as the West's greatest champion considering the humiliation Japan served Britain in the East...
You talking about Singapore? How about that once the Brits came back from India they didn't lose a single battle against Jap.
by Arising_uk
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Race versus culture
Replies: 562
Views: 6516

Re: Race versus culture

... I also agree that correlation is not causation. And I am wondering if this particular correlation of words and genetic origin is valid. ... I really have no idea what you mean by 'genetic origin' in these matters? I understand why Seleucus wants such a link as he is a racialist who wants to pro...
by Arising_uk
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over
Replies: 217
Views: 2829

Re: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over

Seleucus wrote:...
highest levels of appropriateness ...
This being?
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over
Replies: 217
Views: 2829

Re: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over

Seleucus wrote:No, that's fine as long as it is you're peoples who are doing the adopting and not having your nations' children robbed from you.
So happy with the liberal adopting non-white babies then?

Adopting those older than babies okay as well?
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Against criminal implants - the hate culture of Transhumanism?
Replies: 20
Views: 231

Re: Against criminal implants - the hate culture of Transhumanism?

GreatandWiseTrixie wrote:I already know what the fuck the word fruitcake means.
Apparently not if you think your arse smells of one.
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over
Replies: 217
Views: 2829

Re: Muslims/Mexicans Are Taking Over

Seleucus wrote:Didn't know this question was so important to you? Yes, I will argue that any citizen in good standing should be entitled to adopt an orphan of that country.
:lol:
So no adoption from abroad then, what a surprise!
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: My metal gear story.
Replies: 10
Views: 206

Re: My metal gear story.

GreatandWiseTrixie wrote:It's not quite long enough to be a book though, but I suppose it belongs here.
It's not long enough to be a short-story or maybe it is but you'd need some characters, some semblance of a coherent plot structure and please lose the cliches and contradictions and check your grammar.
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: Gender Philosophy
Topic: Homosexuality.
Replies: 106
Views: 2534

Re: Homosexuality.

GreatandWiseTrixie wrote:... Doesn't seem very "Free thought" to me, if the site is gonna be lorded over by biased admins.
How about the site is pretty inactive and the admin are off doing something else with their lives?
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Does half of a brain feel half of a pain?
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: Does half of a brain feel half of a pain?

You can do this with under 100 connections, not 100,000. I used to do a lot of work on mnemonic logic clones to double check my theories, and would purposefully bifurcate them network wise (4 networked together, 8 halves, 44 points all together prior to the 4 being networked to the problem I had to...
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: The Bizzarreness of Split Lives and Consciousness
Replies: 10
Views: 140

Re: The Bizzarreness of Split Lives and Consciousness

Have you ever stopped to wonder Why you are in Your body and I am in My Body? No because you are that body and I am this one, that and that we had different parents. What causes Us, two pure, and healthy souls, to enter different bodies? ... Nothing as there are no souls entering different bodies. ...
by Arising_uk
Tue Nov 21, 2017 12:54 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Race versus culture
Replies: 562
Views: 6516

Re: Race versus culture

... There is a correlation of linguistic elements with genetic origins. ... I must be missing your point as correlation is not causation, so I agree with you that as people move they take words with them and some get kept as peoples intermingle or change but really so what? Some are also redundant ...