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by Impenitent
Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:15 am
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music & Conspiracy
Replies: 26
Views: 7657

Re: Music & Conspiracy

Khalid wrote:But it does for many as I see on the internet . Many people think music is controlled and there is symbolism in movies and music .
there is cymbalism in drum solos...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:21 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Consequences for eliminating the Past
Replies: 9
Views: 2326

Re: Consequences for eliminating the Past

history never repeats

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:20 am
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Music
Replies: 3363
Views: 384707

Re: Music

imo, Metallica had one decent album, Kill 'em all, then they got rid of Mustaine and never were as good...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Sep 28, 2012 10:52 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Meaning of Life
Replies: 242
Views: 26310

Re: The Meaning of Life

thedoc wrote:
Impenitent wrote:42

-Imp
NO, that is the answer to the 'ultimate question of life, the Universe, and everything' which may include 'meaning', but it was not stated in the rather vague question as presented. This was all hashed out on another thread.
indeed...

fish for everyone...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Thu Sep 27, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Meaning of Life
Replies: 242
Views: 26310

Re: The Meaning of Life

42

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Sep 24, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: Unethical to be happy
Replies: 7
Views: 3346

Re: Unethical to be happy

we don't want what we desire...

interesting...

yet, having your wife and mistress seems to be perfectly ethical to him...

heroic?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Sep 24, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Did Time Begin With A Bang?
Replies: 17
Views: 4348

Re: Did Time Begin With A Bang?

sound doesn't travel through a vacuum...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Sep 24, 2012 2:27 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Challenge: The Tangibility Problem
Replies: 4
Views: 3611

Re: Challenge: The Tangibility Problem

sensory impressions are nothing more than that...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brain_in_a_vat

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun Sep 23, 2012 2:29 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: alternatives to taxation
Replies: 93
Views: 22962

Re: alternatives to taxation

assless joyrides are not joyful...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Sep 22, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: alternatives to taxation
Replies: 93
Views: 22962

Re: alternatives to taxation

anarchy works

-Imp
by Impenitent
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: This must be the best American president candidate ever!
Replies: 18
Views: 3918

Re: This must be the best American president candidate ever!

Read an article here the other day that the Pirate Party is up for 6% of the votes in Germany for instance. Wonder if they manage to stay that high and actually make a difference in the political climate ^^ I also read an article that said the German Pirate Party are struggling because only about h...
by Impenitent
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: About the Magazine
Topic: The 7 year itch?
Replies: 7
Views: 4593

Re: The 7 year itch?

a question for Thales...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Mon Sep 17, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: On the Is-Ought Relationship
Replies: 25
Views: 5136

Re: On the Is-Ought Relationship

mysticism with your equivocation now? trying to compare yourself to Socrates? you don't understand my dogmatic references "professor"? -Imp You're right: I don't. Good luck to you and to your dogma. There is no mysticism in my system of ethics. "Morality", as defined in this system, is a technical ...
by Impenitent
Mon Sep 17, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: On the Is-Ought Relationship
Replies: 25
Views: 5136

Re: On the Is-Ought Relationship

mysticism with your equivocation now?

trying to compare yourself to Socrates?

you don't understand my dogmatic references "professor"?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: On the Is-Ought Relationship
Replies: 25
Views: 5136

Re: On the Is-Ought Relationship

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equivocation -Imp Logical fallacies aren't science. They only tell what a few people thinks is fair or not in reasoning. Most of the fallacies are no more absolute than the rules of a Chess-game. There's nothing wrong with equating ought with "better than alternatives",...