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by Impenitent
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Einstein on the train
Replies: 382
Views: 3379

Re: Einstein on the train

why were the locomotive passengers thirsty?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Ronald Beiner and his book "Dangerous Minds"
Replies: 249
Views: 2732

Re: Ronald Beiner and his book "Dangerous Minds"

Nietzsche had as much respect for socialists (national or otherwise) as he did for christians...

his sister on the other hand...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Language
Topic: Is proper spelling important?
Replies: 30
Views: 511

Re: Is proper spelling important?

the majority of language users on the planet use language other than English...

speeling isn't as important as the transfer (sharing) of meaning ...

then again, it depends on the audience

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Epistemology - Theory of Knowledge
Topic: Where does a priori knowledge come from?
Replies: 11
Views: 214

Re: Where does a priori knowledge come from?

a priori (literally before experience) "knowledge" is derived from the empirical experience of the square root of negative one...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: The Problem of Being Strong and Philosophy
Replies: 4
Views: 92

Re: The Problem of Being Strong and Philosophy

without the strength or ability to act, the moral question is moot

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: why is murder wrong?
Replies: 107
Views: 1229

Re: why is murder wrong?

murder is irrelevant (as is everything else) once one is dead...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: "Volume" is Physic's Ether
Replies: 2
Views: 82

Re: "Volume" is Physic's Ether

Nigel Tufnel - "These go to eleven"

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun Mar 03, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

so are you saying the best transmissions come from proportionate broads?

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sun Mar 03, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

annihilation? we'll make like an atom and split -Imp Thoughts may be more common even than atoms, easier to split, they come and go like the wind, not all originate from within. Surely most everyone has had the experience of a totally random thought popping into the noggin, apropos of nothing recog...
by Impenitent
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

annihilation?

we'll make like an atom and split

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Metaphysics
Topic: The Impossibility of Infinite Time
Replies: 85
Views: 1053

Re: The Impossibility of Infinite Time

half the distance

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: How should we really act?
Replies: 3
Views: 125

Re: How should we really act?

one should act as the role demands...

-Imp
by Impenitent
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: The Joy of Battle
Replies: 32
Views: 525

Re: The Joy of Battle

nature v nurture... nature wins

-Imp
by Impenitent
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Language
Topic: The evolution of reality
Replies: 7
Views: 209

Re: The evolution of reality

Nick_A wrote:
Wed Feb 27, 2019 7:08 pm
Can anyone tell me the appropriate evolved PC term for a pain in the ass?
liberal democrat

-Imp
by Impenitent
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: How do we explain exploitation?
Replies: 22
Views: 817

Re: How do we explain exploitation?

Walker wrote:
Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:08 am
Impenitent wrote:
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:08 pm
if you stop ploitation you get exploitation...

-Imp
Does this anomolize incidents of imploitation?
it animalizes the botanicals

-Imp