Category Archives: Philosophy

WHAT AN AWFUL PREDICAMENT ! — reblogging a couple of posts from Rudy u Martinka

When we insist upon doing things we know we should not do, we may try to assuage our guilt by seducing others into our wrongdoing, making others accomplices and obligated to share our guilt. For some reason, we ignore the … Continue reading

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Everything is a Miracle — reblogged — Part 4 (WITH ONE LAST THOUGHT)

What got this series started? That is Everything is a Miracle by insanitybytes22. When violetwisp and rautakyy  asked some challenging questions in the comment trail following ‘s post, I decided to answer in posts of my own (starting here). This is … Continue reading

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Extremism — reblogged

  Here the object is to tag a fairly simple thought onto a more complex post, Extremism byKeith DeHavelle. Extremism considers the possibility of reforming Islam. The Middle East is starting to look more sensible about Islamic extremism than is … Continue reading

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In a previous post, SO YOU LIKED MY POST?, I expressed considerable ambivalence about the like function. There is no restriction on its use by spammers and trolls and various other troublemakers. Thus, the fact that spammers now like everything they … Continue reading

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Feminist? No! A Woman Of Strength? Yes! — reblogged

Feminist? No! A Woman Of Strength? Yes! is about the nature of strength. It is also about the difference between domination and cooperation. Some people emphasize the use of force to get their way. Other focus upon working in cooperation for … Continue reading

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