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by henry quirk
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: powell's kraken?
Replies: 41
Views: 637

Re: powell's kraken?

as I say, this... We received a lengthy letter from Dominion's defamation lawyers explaining why they believe that their client has been the victim of defamatory statements. Having considered the full import of the letter, we have agreed to their request that we publish the following statement: ...r...
by henry quirk
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: powell's kraken?
Replies: 41
Views: 637

Re: powell's kraken?

We received a lengthy letter from Dominion's defamation lawyers explaining why they believe that their client has been the victim of defamatory statements. Having considered the full import of the letter, we have agreed to their request that we publish the following statement: reads less like mea c...
by henry quirk
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Got any good jokes?
Replies: 307
Views: 46572

Re: Got any good jokes?

Dontaskme wrote: Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:34 am I was thinking about reading George Orwell's book 1984, then decided it would be quicker to look out of the window.
HA!
by henry quirk
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: Putting ''Immanuel Can'' In The Religious Spotlight.
Replies: 287
Views: 3986

Re: Putting ''Immanuel Can'' In The Religious Spotlight.

But influences and examples are not vague, for me. There are people in my life who were directly, not vaguely, influential for me . Really this is a fact you cannot reasonably deny not having privileged access to my soul. I wasn't "denying" that is was so. I was simply saying that if that were all ...
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum
Replies: 14
Views: 132

Re: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum

Yeah, I was wondering the same thing. I asked Belinda but no response. I guess we all need to move over here now. I had completely forgotten about this board somehow. ..just on the low down, Belinda goes by the hacker name - codebute. Wintermute told me she took it down, because this site needed so...
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum
Replies: 14
Views: 132

Re: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum

Immanuel Can wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:21 pm
henry quirk wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:11 pm
Sculptor wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:32 pm I've always found it far more useful to assume you are talking Bollux. It has nevver failed me yet.
👍
Hey, Henry...at least I'm pretty sure you could spell "bollocks," no?

Apparently, that puts you ahead of some.
sure, but since I'm not a ponce like sculptor, I'd just say bullshit
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum
Replies: 14
Views: 132

Re: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum

Is there anyone here that also contrinutes to OnlinePhilosophy Forum? It seems to have dropped off the scene a few days ago. W'appen? https://onlinephilosophyclub.com/forums/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoG4ziny-QI big tech deleted 'em they been cancelled God help you. I've always found it far ...
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: The Capitol building is breached by the Retrumplicans NOW!
Replies: 343
Views: 2973

Re: The Capitol building is breached by the Retrumplicans NOW!

I'm saying that if rationality supplies an accurate prediction of something bad, then exactly how did you know that would happen? The Benefit-Cost Ratio (BCR) for logical accuracy is zippo, depending on conditions. Thus, rationality can become inappropriate to relative conditions. reasonably, one c...
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum
Replies: 14
Views: 132

Re: What ever happened to OnlinePhilosophy Forum

Sculptor wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:01 am Is there anyone here that also contrinutes to OnlinePhilosophy Forum?

It seems to have dropped off the scene a few days ago.

W'appen?

https://onlinephilosophyclub.com/forums/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoG4ziny-QI
big tech deleted 'em

they been cancelled
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: The Capitol building is breached by the Retrumplicans NOW!
Replies: 343
Views: 2973

Re: a flyer has been circulatin' on the net promotin' an armed march on Capitol Hill and all state capitals on jan. 17

might be a good idea to sit these out *What could possibly go wrong, or right? **Reasons to rationally speculate about that are made scarce by the possibility of being correct. *everything will go wrong for our side and right for theirs if any of us show up for these things...this ain't the hill, t...
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: Philosophy of Mind
Topic: Mind is uncaused cause
Replies: 105
Views: 655

Re: Mind is uncaused cause

bahman wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:48 pm
henry quirk wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:13 pm seems relevant...

https://mindmatters.ai/2020/02/why-pion ... the-brain/
Very interesting.
:thumbsup:
by henry quirk
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: justice for just us
Replies: 17
Views: 220

Re: justice for just us

well morals believe it or not is relative, relative to those in a agreement, which is the agreed morals, or rules, or behavior, or this for that. as I say, I'm a moral realist (specifically, a natural rights libertarian), so -- no -- I don't believe that. Every right is opposed by a responsibility....
by henry quirk
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: justice for just us
Replies: 17
Views: 220

Re: justice for just us

well morals believe it or not is relative, relative to those in a agreement, which is the agreed morals, or rules, or behavior, or this for that.

as I say, I'm a moral realist (specifically, a natural rights libertarian), so -- no -- I don't believe that.