Sat 12 Jun, 2010 07:32 pm - [quote="Thomas"]
[quote="Aedes"]The only way in which they're TRULY incomparable is that one is an event [i]en masse[/i], while the other is solitary.[/quote]
Although I... (view)
Sat 12 Jun, 2010 11:16 am - [quote="Neil D"]
This one looks pretty good too. I just found out about it.
I used to belong there, the place drove me crazy... (view)
Sat 12 Jun, 2010 11:14 am - [quote="Thomas"]
even so, a week of life is much longer than the seconds joefromchicago is talking about in his hypothetical""enough so to make the two scenarios incomparable.... (view)
Fri 11 Jun, 2010 09:42 pm - Where is the best [i]academic [/i]philosophy forum online?
Buying all the other forums where people go to argue with one another, yet hardly engage in ANY meaningful academic philosophical... (view)
Fri 11 Jun, 2010 07:21 pm - [quote="joefromchicago"]Now, was Mr. Bullseye wrong to shoot Mr. Gravity?
Of the 1.2 million people who died in the Auschwitz gas chambers, surely some of them would have died... (view)
Wed 27 Jan, 2010 10:50 pm - The perfect religion has the following characteristics:
1) Allows people to celebrate togetherness
2) Inspires people to treat one another well
3) Inspires people to recognize and eliminate... (view)
Mon 25 Jan, 2010 01:08 pm - [QUOTE=Didymos Thomas;122445]But I guess that's just it with any drug: when used properly, it's great. When abused, it's dangerous.[/QUOTE]Indeed true. This argues for better... (view)
Mon 25 Jan, 2010 09:07 am - [QUOTE=Alan McDougall;122334]
[SIZE=85]The uses of the benzodiazepines are modest and relatively insignificant. We can do without them.[/SIZE][/QUOTE]They are the primary drugs to stop seizures,... (view)
Sat 23 Jan, 2010 01:58 pm - Abortion and euthanasia are hardly modern phenomena.
And the thing I like the most about postmodernism is that it's sort of a check and balance on the hubris of progress. There is something... (view)
Sat 23 Jan, 2010 12:18 pm - Sword -- I'm having trouble deciphering your overall thesis, except that you seem to have an idealization that is anti-modern. Can you demonstrate to us an "ideal" time in the... (view)