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by RickLewis
Thu Apr 16, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus Craziness
Replies: 716
Views: 25474

Re: C'mon in! The water's fine!

henry quirk wrote:
Thu Apr 16, 2020 9:25 pm
This subforum is open!
Yep. Sorry folks, I got the settings wrong when I created this sub-forum, hence the "you have insufficient permissions" message some of you have been seeing when trying to post here. Many thanks to Henry for pointing this out so I could fix it.
by RickLewis
Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: Please read
Replies: 0
Views: 3538

Please read

This new (and hopefully temporary) forum area is for any and all discussions relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. Any suggestions as to how philosophy might be able to help us understand or combat the pandemic, or at least survive it with our sanity intact, will be very welcome. Any recommendations of...
by RickLewis
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus Craziness
Replies: 716
Views: 25474

Re: Coronavirus Craziness

In hindsight wouldn't it have been cheaper and less economically damaging to have told all sixties and overs to totally isolate themselves right at the beginning until the virus had passed through the rest of the population. That's about 20% of the population who would have to register with the sta...
by RickLewis
Sat Jan 25, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: About this Forum
Topic: Philosophy Now Forum Suggestions Box
Replies: 154
Views: 62798

Re: Philosophy Now Forum Suggestions Box

Rick - the forum prior to the big change once had a GMT clock - time. I really miss that, and I am sure many that are not in the UK also do, any chance we can get that back? So far as I know, that isn't something we can control from the forum settings. But my postings turn up with a time that is GM...
by RickLewis
Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: A Feminist Interview with Friedrich Nietzsche
Replies: 4
Views: 2407

Re: A Feminist Interview with Friedrich Nietzsche

Do you mean Lou Salomé? Sounds like a fascinating woman, who had friendships with everyone who was anyone in intellectual circles at the time, including Freud and Rilke as well as Nietzsche. I think she was a psychoanalyst - maybe she was collecting material? :D I don't know if she was a feminist - ...
by RickLewis
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: About the Magazine
Topic: PHILOSOPHY NOW FESTIVAL 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 7866

Re: PHILOSOPHY NOW FESTIVAL 2020

Hi Scott, sorry we got snarled up in traffic while we were detouring from London to Saskatoon to pick you up, so we had to give up.

Festival went well, though! :D
by RickLewis
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: About the Magazine
Topic: PHILOSOPHY NOW FESTIVAL 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 7866

PHILOSOPHY NOW FESTIVAL 2020

The 5th Philosophy Now Festival will be taking place in Conway Hall in central London on Saturday 18th January. Full details are on the Festival page of the Philosophy Now website: https://philosophynow.org/festival Do come, and bring the whole family - it'll be fun! Ideally, please book a ticket in...
by RickLewis
Thu Oct 03, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: Manchester Philosophy Group
Replies: 1
Views: 1627

Re: Manchester Philosophy Group

Best of luck with it! Can i add it to our events calendar at https://philosophynow.org/events/United_Kingdom ?
by RickLewis
Sat Jun 29, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi
Replies: 1
Views: 1372

Re: Hi

Is my intro being screened? Yes, the first post by any now forum member won;'t appear until it has been checked by a moderator. Only the first - once you've leapt that fence, all your subsequent posts appear without delay. If you saw the queue of first post awaiting moderation, you'd appreciate why...
by RickLewis
Sat Jun 29, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi im new
Replies: 6
Views: 827

Re: Hi im new

Hello guys im brand new here, i was searching topics when i came along this forum and thought id join in order to share what i have learned. im very young but love subjects such as computers art and metaphysics. i spend my days drawing and meditating , i have a small mental ilness that i developed ...
by RickLewis
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello everybody! Greetings From Germany
Replies: 4
Views: 2397

Re: Hello everybody! Greetings From Germany

Herzlich willkommen!
by RickLewis
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: I'm back.
Replies: 31
Views: 3461

Re: I'm back.

I only just noticed this thread. Welcome back thedoc! Very glad to hear you are on the mend.
by RickLewis
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Awesome Magazine. Looking Forward to Interacting with the Community
Replies: 4
Views: 1556

Re: Awesome Magazine. Looking Forward to Interacting with the Community

Hi Jeff, welcome to the forum! Glad you like the mag.
by RickLewis
Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: The speed of light
Replies: 24
Views: 1625

Re: The speed of light

bahman wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:50 pm

Neutron? What you are talking about?
Possibly it's a typo and gaffo meant to say neutrinos?
by RickLewis
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: South Bend Indiana, USA
Replies: 12
Views: 8884

Re: South Bend Indiana USA

hi all ., I bought a kart of craigslist in Mishawaka Indiana ..its paid for ..a friend from Wisconsin was going to get it on his way ..but something came up now he cant .. any help would be great ..ill surely compensate fairly .. Sending me viruses by pm eh? Fucking piece of shit. Are you sure? I m...