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by mickthinks
Wed Mar 26, 2008 4:26 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: A Non-religious Critique of Darwinism
Replies: 41
Views: 15549

Ah, I see your point! My problem with calling this 'an objection' is that that seems to be based on a misconception that Darwinian evolution as laid out in The Origin of Species must explain everything we observe in the living world. That something isn't Darwinian evolution is not an objection to Da...
by mickthinks
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:56 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: A Non-religious Critique of Darwinism
Replies: 41
Views: 15549

Thanks Rortabend. The point is that, even if they have been commandeered by the creationists, such non-theological objections would be of interest to me as well as Nikolai, but so far no one has produced any. Nikolai has hinted that, were one to renounce linear time as a fiction, then one might have...
by mickthinks
Wed Mar 26, 2008 2:38 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: A Non-religious Critique of Darwinism
Replies: 41
Views: 15549

They have become theological objections through this association. I don't think this is possible. An objection which stands up without theology doesn't become theological just because someone has used it for theist purposes. If you know of any non-theological objections to Darwinism, I'm hoping you...
by mickthinks
Thu Mar 20, 2008 1:53 am
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: London Philosophy Now Group
Replies: 71
Views: 47054

Re: London

Thursday 20 Mar the London Philosophy Now Group is meeting as usual in The Long Bar in the foyer of the National Theatre * on the South Bank, at 7.30pm. You are all welcome to join us for a few drinks and an evening of congenial philosophy. * It's a pleasant 6 min walk across Hungerford Bridge from...
by mickthinks
Sun Mar 09, 2008 2:47 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Current Reads: What is Everyone Reading?
Replies: 174
Views: 40096

Psychological Types CG Jung
by mickthinks
Tue Feb 19, 2008 7:03 pm
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: London Philosophy Now Group
Replies: 71
Views: 47054

Re: London

Thursday 21 Feb the London Philosophy Now Group is back! We're meeting as usual in The Long Bar in the foyer of the National Theatre * on the South Bank, at 7.30pm. You are all welcome to join us for a few drinks and an evening of congenial philosophy. * It's a pleasant 6 min walk across Hungerford...
by mickthinks
Thu Jan 17, 2008 12:37 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introducing Rortabend
Replies: 2
Views: 2125

Re: Introducing Rortabend

Welcome Rortabend!

Hope you don't have anything against relativists! Absolutely not!

Mick
by mickthinks
Thu Dec 20, 2007 2:20 am
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: London Philosophy Now Group
Replies: 71
Views: 47054

London

There will be no meeting on Thursday 20 Dec. The London Philosophy Now Group will be back on
Thursday 17 Jan
by mickthinks
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:03 pm
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: London Philosophy Now Group
Replies: 71
Views: 47054

Re: London

Thursday 15 Nov the London Philosophy Now Group will again be meeting in The Long Bar in the foyer of the National Theatre * on the South Bank, at 7.30pm. You are all welcome to join us for a few drinks and an evening of congenial philosophy. * It's a pleasant 6 min walk across Hungerford Bridge, a...
by mickthinks
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: Local Discussion Groups
Topic: November
Replies: 1
Views: 4464

Yes indeed! Thanks for prompting Steve. Check the notice, everyone! - Mick
by mickthinks
Fri Oct 26, 2007 9:12 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: hello wisdom-lovers
Replies: 2
Views: 2330

Welcome, Neutrality - We aren't very grand, but I hope you find some wisdom being shared here - Mick
by mickthinks
Fri Oct 26, 2007 2:19 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from sewage waste truck driver
Replies: 27
Views: 9656

Welcome Gustaf, we can use you! We get quite a bit of sewage dumped here. Hope you stick around.

Mick
by mickthinks
Thu Oct 25, 2007 6:30 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Ladlo, or Oldal returning.
Replies: 1
Views: 2336

Oldal, it's good to see you back!
by mickthinks
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:17 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Light...finally
Replies: 2
Views: 2082

You are very welcome, dreamcatcher! Philosphy is best learned by doing, and this is good place to do it.

Mick
by mickthinks
Sat Oct 20, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: RachelAnn Returning
Replies: 4
Views: 2710

Good to have you back, RachelAnn!