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by Impenitent
Sat Feb 24, 2024 4:05 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: MOND vs Dark Matter
Replies: 9
Views: 125

Re: MOND vs Dark Matter

do we ever actually observe the movement of galaxies? millions and millions of years ago this light was "sent" to our eyes how do we know that they didn't go supernova millions of years ago? the universe is collapsing in on itself, we're just far enough away not to feel it yet... no, no, n...
by Impenitent
Sat Feb 24, 2024 2:51 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Time for Justice
Replies: 3
Views: 67

Re: Time for Justice

"Sixties musical group The Byrds today announced a twenty-four city union tour with their new band member, George W. Bush. To save on money, Mr. Bush will play guitars and drums. According to a spokesman, a Bush in the band is worth two in The Byrds." - Colin Mochrie

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Feb 24, 2024 2:45 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What is Fact is Intersubjective
Replies: 13
Views: 172

Re: What is Fact is Intersubjective

dwarf planet?

cross the river Styx and meet your "dwarf planet" ...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 23, 2024 10:50 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Is it possible to define a measure of how interesting is a given mathematical theory?
Replies: 6
Views: 616

Re: Is it possible to define a measure of how interesting is a given mathematical theory?

the third digit of pi (4) is shouted quite frequently on golf courses around the world... does that mean it is interesting or just exclaimed loudly? -Imp :lol: It means, Incoming, tuck and duck! If panic ensues it also means lose balance and roll , which I saw happen once while on a green, to anoth...
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 23, 2024 3:46 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Is it possible to define a measure of how interesting is a given mathematical theory?
Replies: 6
Views: 616

Re: Is it possible to define a measure of how interesting is a given mathematical theory?

the third digit of pi (4) is shouted quite frequently on golf courses around the world...

does that mean it is interesting or just exclaimed loudly?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 23, 2024 1:37 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

civility is demanded by the one with superior firepower.

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu Feb 22, 2024 3:20 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: The USA and Israel
Replies: 1392
Views: 85771

Re: The USA and Israel

But yes, it makes logical sense that sociopaths who want to appear 'good' would feel nothing for the slow torture of babies and toddlers. There are a lot of child-haters out there. Such a shame, because children are the most brilliant and awe-inspiring beings in the universe. So why is Israel killi...
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 21, 2024 11:55 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: The Better Angels of Our Nature (Morality)
Replies: 9
Views: 155

Re: The Better Angels of Our Nature (Morality)

we have the better tools

someone will use them sooner or later and all is naught

eat, drink and be merry - for tomorrow we die

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue Feb 20, 2024 6:12 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Life Philosophical
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Re: The Life Philosophical

the blindness of bats is relative...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Feb 19, 2024 1:31 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Conceptualization vs Non-Conceptualization
Replies: 8
Views: 148

Re: Conceptualization vs Non-Conceptualization

Iwannaplato wrote: Mon Feb 19, 2024 11:05 am

But why should I waste my time?

it's obvious that you (nor any of us) do not exist empirically... nothing exists outside of the pre-formed concepts in VA's mind...

especially other people with undescribed, individual characteristics (from the authority of AI)

discuss??

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Feb 19, 2024 4:29 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump

I can guarantee you that Protestant religions are not any kind of Jewish religion at all. To wit: heaven and hell, trinity, et al. "(I)'m (N)ailed (R)ight (I)n" -Imp mailedightn ? ? mailed ight n? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesus,_King_of_the_Jews good thing those protestants can't rea...
by Impenitent
Sun Feb 18, 2024 8:46 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump

It sounds like you're agreeing with me, which is a bit surprising. I'm not...any Western "Church" that tolerates homosexuality, or marries homosexuals, is a heresy against Christ and Christianity. They/You should be shunned and expelled from Western Churches. But, Protestantism is more a ...
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 16, 2024 3:42 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: British Values
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: British Values

the sky is falling...

stay where you are, don't make anything, let "mother nature" run over you

I don't think many people will vote for that, but who knows?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 16, 2024 3:44 am
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: Do you believe in miracles?
Replies: 11
Views: 255

Re: Do you believe in miracles?

I believe in Smokey Robinson

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Feb 16, 2024 3:41 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: War
Replies: 18
Views: 674

Re: War

Canada is going to allow thousands of "refugees" from Gaza to "migrate" there https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/trudeau-s-canada-opens-up-to-refugees-fleeing-unlivable-gaza/ar-AA1lX5NH#:~:text=Canada%20will%20allow%20extended%20families%20of%20Canadians%20in,financial%20suppor...