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Saturday’s Philosophical Humor

Normally, we deal with the tough questions. Today, in the spirit of good humor, we deal with unanswerable philosophies and impossible questions. How does a dragon blow out the candles on a birthday cake? If you fail your ethics exam because you resist the urge to cheat, are you entitled [Read More]

Philosophy
Education

Modern philosophy, untethered from morality, is just nihilism in fancy dress

Talking to college students brought home that modern philosophy is a nihilistic numbers game intended to support a given philosopher’s preferred goals. With colleges winding down for the year, young adults are returning to my community. This has yielded some interesting conversations, and given me a first person insight into [Read More]