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by marjoramblues
Tue May 01, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Fable of the Dragon-Tyrant
Replies: 6
Views: 2832

Re: The Fable of the Dragon-Tyrant

I admit to not having read much of Mary Midgley; but now I can see why she was the first recipient of PN's annual Award for Contributions in the Fight Against Stupidity. Many Congratulations and Thanks for an excellent article questioning the 'new immortalists' movement. Bostrom's argument represent...
by marjoramblues
Tue May 01, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Past Philosophy Still Useful?
Replies: 33
Views: 6934

Re: Past Philosophy Still Useful?

Damn it all. Replied to this and then lost it. Totally pissed off. But then again, who cares ? Now off on out, over.
by marjoramblues
Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi again
Replies: 9
Views: 2306

Re: Hi again

Thanks, may I call you 'Voice' :)
by marjoramblues
Sat Apr 28, 2012 6:04 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Past Philosophy Still Useful?
Replies: 33
Views: 6934

Re: Past Philosophy Still Useful?

Hmmm, so many questions and angles to this...but I'll jump in here... All the whats,ifs,buts and maybes about the use or otherwise of philosophy:past, present and future. Is philosophy designed to be 'useful' and in what respect: to your own life or the bigger picture ? I had a look at 3 news websit...
by marjoramblues
Sat Apr 21, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi again
Replies: 9
Views: 2306

Re: Hi again

Hello Rick

Thanks for 'making it so' and the Welcome :)

Hope to wander a bit with others later...
by marjoramblues
Sat Apr 21, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi again
Replies: 9
Views: 2306

Hi again

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