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by Impenitent
Fri May 17, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Is There such a reality as non-X for any and every X?
Replies: 19
Views: 197

Re: Is There such a reality as non-X for any and every X?

the tic tac toe board shows 5 Xs and only 4 non-Xs -Imp True, but let’s consider this: For every tic-tac-toe board with 5 Xs there is a tic-tac-toe board with 5 non-Xs. Are we to look at the contents or the totality? for a tic-tac-toe board, the ratio is always 5:4 as there are only 9 spaces -Imp
by Impenitent
Wed May 15, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Is There such a reality as non-X for any and every X?
Replies: 19
Views: 197

Re: Is There such a reality as non-X for any and every X?

the tic tac toe board shows 5 Xs and only 4 non-Xs

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed May 15, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Question for determinists about the future
Replies: 10
Views: 111

Re: Question for determinists about the future

free will... you cannot completely control the actions of others determinism... you cannot control the actions of others determinism... you cannot control your actions either- it was determined that you would act as you did... how can you be held morally responsible for something you couldn't help b...
by Impenitent
Tue May 14, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: You never happened.
Replies: 23
Views: 190

Re: You never happened.

Harbal wrote:
Mon May 13, 2019 8:07 pm
I heard a phrase the other day: "The perpetually perishing present." It struck me that somewhere therein lies the answer.
suffering succotash...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 14, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Footnotes on Nietzsche
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: Footnotes on Nietzsche

not anything- the strongest goes...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun May 12, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Karl Marx: Man & Mind
Replies: 14
Views: 200

Re: Karl Marx: Man & Mind

yes we did. we voted, your stuff is now community stuff- especially your money

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun May 12, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Karl Marx: Man & Mind
Replies: 14
Views: 200

Re: Karl Marx: Man & Mind

we voted, you're our slave

democracy

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri May 10, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Karl Marx: Man & Mind
Replies: 14
Views: 200

Re: Karl Marx: Man & Mind

No, If each individual makes their decisions for themselves, then you have individual autonomy and not democracy.

if the majority enforces their "collective" will on you, you have democracy

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 09, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Philosophy of Language
Topic: People dont understand me by my speech
Replies: 30
Views: 304

Re: People dont understand me by my speech

try proloquo2go or some other text to speech program...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 09, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Does a pregnant woman carry a human being/person or just 'life'/meat?
Replies: 87
Views: 568

Re: Does a pregnant woman carry a human being/person or just 'life'/meat?

a pregnant woman in Virginia drives to a planned parenthood to have an abortion... that fetus is not a life... a pregnant woman in Virginia is driving and is hit and killed by a drunk driver... the prosecutor charges the drunk with a double homicide... that fetus is a life... -Imp Americans are all...
by Impenitent
Wed May 08, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Does a pregnant woman carry a human being/person or just 'life'/meat?
Replies: 87
Views: 568

Re: Does a pregnant woman carry a human being/person or just 'life'/meat?

a pregnant woman in Virginia drives to a planned parenthood to have an abortion... that fetus is not a life...

a pregnant woman in Virginia is driving and is hit and killed by a drunk driver... the prosecutor charges the drunk with a double homicide... that fetus is a life...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 06, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Brainwashing
Replies: 11
Views: 171

Re: Brainwashing

"we need more Calgon!"

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 06, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: A question of philosophy?
Replies: 14
Views: 182

Re: A question of philosophy?

the lump in itself is beyond experience

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 06, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: socialism/capitalism
Replies: 19
Views: 212

Re: socialism/capitalism

can you imagine the level of utopia if the citizens of Venezuela were armed?

that is why the leftists in America are frustrated

you say you want a revolution? well you know, dead leftists everywhere

but don't worry, history never repeats.

-Imp