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by Impenitent
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: Gender Philosophy
Topic: Bias Against Transgenders
Replies: 5
Views: 57

Re: Bias Against Transgenders

I heard that if your dad dresses like your mom, it's transparent...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: How do we experience time?
Replies: 7
Views: 56

Re: How do we experience time?

do you remember earlier events?

you are experiencing time...

the Swiss merely capitalized on the idea

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: The reality is indifferent
Replies: 18
Views: 86

Re: The reality is indifferent

or so your current mental state leads you to believe...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: Dilemma of beginning of time
Replies: 3
Views: 43

Re: Dilemma of beginning of time

time started with the first human measurement ...

it ends with the last human measurement...

new moment, new measurement

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Did Duchamp’s Urinal Flush Away Art?
Replies: 2
Views: 29

Re: Did Duchamp’s Urinal Flush Away Art?

the act of designation differentiates everything anyway...

scorning the eye of the beholder doesn't necessarily cloud the vision...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Making Children Moral
Replies: 28
Views: 258

Re: Making Children Moral

Arising_uk wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:33 am
How so and does that mean dumb or deaf children can't be immoral?
"I didn't do it"

you understand there is language that is not limited to speaking, seeing or hearing

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: A Modust Proposal
Replies: 24
Views: 195

Re: A Modust Proposal

Walker wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:57 pm
Charm wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:01 pm
Death is unreasonable. So are morals..
Morals are reasonable for the species. Keeps everyone from killing everyone else.
mutually assured destruction works better...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Superpositioning, Neitzchian Perspectivism and Linear Memory
Replies: 2
Views: 58

Re: Superpositioning, Neitzchian Perspectivism and Linear Memory

perspectivism emerges from the brackets

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Making Children Moral
Replies: 28
Views: 258

Re: Making Children Moral

Arising_uk wrote:
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:26 pm
Age wrote:
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:56 am
Young children are moral.

Adults are immoral. ...
At what age do these children become 'immoral'?
as soon as they learn to use language

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: A Modust Proposal
Replies: 24
Views: 195

Re: A Modust Proposal

corrupting the youth has always been a dangerous pursuit...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: DIVERSITY IS AMERICA'S GREATEST STRENGTH
Replies: 23
Views: 209

Re: DIVERSITY IS AMERICA'S GREATEST STRENGTH

without a compass, there is no west let alone western...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: Does the Human Brain Create or Receive Consciousness?
Replies: 48
Views: 578

Re: Does the Human Brain Create or Receive Consciousness?

Consciousness derives solely from the physical brain. I realize that so many find this demeaning. What's demeaning to me is giving humans a value they never had, never possessed and never will. Humans seem desperate to give themselves more then was ever granted. The "only real" difference between u...
by Impenitent
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: Mind and physical
Replies: 17
Views: 167

Re: Mind and physical

Once again, if mind was separate from physical, lobotomies wouldn't work.

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Ethics of Education in the Secular State
Replies: 31
Views: 562

Re: The Ethics of Education in the Secular State

Life and freedom are more dangerous than not going out. Are you averse to risk? freedom? far too risky for the secular state to allow religious thought... -Imp Ah, then you are averse to risk. as Hume and myself have argued, the next moment of existence is not guaranteed, yet I am averse to risk fi...
by Impenitent
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Ethics of Education in the Secular State
Replies: 31
Views: 562

Re: The Ethics of Education in the Secular State

Belinda wrote:
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:12 pm
Impenitent wrote:
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:10 pm
teaching someone how to think is far more dangerous than teaching what to think...

-Imp
Life and freedom are more dangerous than not going out. Are you averse to risk?
freedom? far too risky for the secular state to allow religious thought...

-Imp