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by Impenitent
Sun May 31, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: space suits
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: space suits

I wonder if they can play spades in those...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri May 29, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: qualitative vs quantitative difference
Replies: 9
Views: 193

Re: qualitative vs quantitative difference

Ludwig discovered that everything couldn't be reduced to language even though initially he thought it could...

will adherents to the gospel of "science" understand that mathematics is nothing but another language?

zealots here, zealots there...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri May 29, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 3770
Views: 130278

Re: What could make morality objective?

I wanted to learn math once and used an abacus... it swore at my father...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 28, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: Hello everyone

unless you teach, a philosophy degree is a good primer for a law degree...

but I agree with Shakespeare

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed May 27, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: qualitative vs quantitative difference
Replies: 9
Views: 193

Re: qualitative vs quantitative difference

three blind mice...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed May 27, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: What accounts for Western high death rates?
Replies: 33
Views: 389

Re: What accounts for Western high death rates?

better statisticians

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 26, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 3770
Views: 130278

Re: What could make morality objective?

10010011

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 26, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: How can I know right from wrong?
Replies: 39
Views: 425

Re: How can I know right from wrong?

there is no "universal" moral standard

there is no "universal" judge

you set the moral standard and judge the "external" actions as well as your own...

you're the only one who has to live with your standards... (could you do it again and again forever?)

sweet dreams

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 25, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is Affirmative Action The Only Viable Answer?
Replies: 13
Views: 243

Re: Is Affirmative Action The Only Viable Answer?

gaffo wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 8:48 pm
...
clearly there are bigger systemic problems in America.

clue - Trickdown is a failure.
that's why JFK was shot and the democrats became the party of stalin

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 25, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: do people choose their religion?
Replies: 102
Views: 773

Re: do people choose their religion?

if people were trees they would be-leaf...

one is what they do- religiously...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 21, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: Mind has no location
Replies: 32
Views: 437

Re: Mind has no location

if mind has no location, how do you know if it is lost?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 19, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Is Affirmative Action The Only Viable Answer?
Replies: 13
Views: 243

Re: Is Affirmative Action The Only Viable Answer?

your infallible, omniscient, omnibenevolent government masters will demand you live your life as they deem best...

and he loved big brother

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 19, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: Mind has no location
Replies: 32
Views: 437

Re: Mind has no location

the pineal gland is full

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 19, 2020 2:39 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Morality: The Fact/Opinion Distinction
Replies: 41
Views: 469

Re: Morality: The Fact/Opinion Distinction

Harbal wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 10:35 pm
Skepdick wrote:
Mon May 18, 2020 10:27 pm
The color of this sentence is red.
Exhibit A. :)
The content of this sentence is read.

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 19, 2020 2:36 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Eternal Recurrence Revisited
Replies: 7
Views: 1783

Re: Eternal Recurrence Revisited

his point was as if, not as is...

-Imp