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Wittgenstein on Philosophy, Pt. II

This follows Wittgenstein on Philosophy.  We are beginning to plumb Wittgenstein’s concepts deeply. It took 5 books to get to this point – but I audaciously believe that I can illuminate his intentions better than the several rehashed critical essays I have … Continue reading

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Exploring the Negative Space

One thing that I have been thinking about is that a documentary like this may have problems when it comes to interviewing people on complex subjects like existence, one’s place in humanity, a purpose to life, and other extensively-unanswerable questions. … Continue reading

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Definitions and Clarity

Posted really quickly…. Will edit soon. When I was writing the post,  ‘Atheism – A Defense Part 1.‘  I did not clearly explain what I meant to explain… at all.  I reread the post and thought a couple of things … Continue reading

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Coming or Going

Is she looking towards me? Or turning away? To me – her gesture sums up life.

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Fromm – A Religious Man

This is a continuation of Atheism, which was a continuation of Reincarnation And Life After Death. “I have said that man is asked a question by the very fact of his existence, and that this is a question raised by … Continue reading

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On Fear of One Another II

This blog is in response to Fear of One Another Which is a follow up to the debate started in the posts On Science, Religion, and Nationalism On Science, Religion, and Nationalism II I will also admit that I was … Continue reading

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Utopia is simply Dystopia multiplied by -1

This blog is in response to: Why the Fuck am I Doing This? – Addendum, Pt. I which is in response to: Why the Fuck am I Doing This? The thing that I found most striking about this quote was … Continue reading

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Knowledge

“All I know is that I don’t know, nothing” (Operation Ivy, Energy; 1991) The goal to circumvent the fact that absolute “knowledge” does not exist. This is something that I think a lot about as a scientist. One of my … Continue reading

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Bravery

This movie needs to break all conventions.  Question everything. We want to control the conversation.  We want to control the debate. Why should we have to answer in their terms?  We expect answers in our terms.  We want to control … Continue reading

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Why the Fuck am I Doing This?

What motivates people? What makes us tick, what is the force that drives us to do what we do? It’s a question I’ve been thinking a lot about lately, and recently I’ve been realizing that if you try to find … Continue reading

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