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by Impenitent
Thu May 23, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: An Electron: 1897 - 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 32

Re: An Electron: 1897 - 2019

did anyone vote for electron?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 23, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Would you like to live your life again ?
Replies: 4
Views: 45

Re: Would you like to live your life again ?

hence the eternal recurrence ...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu May 23, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Lovely words in English.
Replies: 3
Views: 24

Re: Lovely words in English.

fuzzy superfluous bozo

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 21, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Einstein's train. All change, please.
Replies: 6
Views: 81

Re: Einstein's train. All change, please.

you'll still have thirsty passengers if you only have one drink container...

relatively of course...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 21, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: So...
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: So...

all the king's horses and all the king's men...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue May 21, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Healthy Society
Replies: 3
Views: 42

Re: Healthy Society

"expects reciprocal duties."

obey slave, welcome to utopia

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon May 20, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Language
Topic: Why is English the wordiest language?
Replies: 31
Views: 1452

Re: Why is English the wordiest language?

wordiest? it's an obvious conspiracy by thesaurus publishers...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun May 19, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Free Will-debate settled
Replies: 15
Views: 138

Re: Free Will-debate settled

Kudos to the OP for mentioning chaos. Free will pertains to the chaotic aspect of reality (and thus, our natures). It's real but also ridiculously overrated and layered with ***God's Special Magic Dust***. It's not complicated. Rocks don't have much freedom. They are very orderly. We are less order...
by Impenitent
Sun May 19, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Philosophical Counselling
Topic: I dont fully understand how to apply the second step of the socratic method, PLEASE HELP!
Replies: 9
Views: 117

Re: I dont fully understand how to apply the second step of the socratic method, PLEASE HELP!

second step?

Socrates didn't even know the first step...

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but neither did Sargent Shultz...

-Imp
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: 21
Views: 238

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: 21
Views: 238

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: 126

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: 36
Views: 386

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