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Re: Philosophize This!

Postby ed » Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:50 pm

Honestly, what does all this signify? Philosophy is nothing more than old school RPG; lots of seeming activity with no useful endpoint.
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Re: Philosophize This!

Postby Anaxagoras » Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:58 pm

ed wrote:Honestly, what does all this signify? Philosophy is nothing more than old school RPG; lots of seeming activity with no useful endpoint.


Well, for example, the founding fathers of our country were influenced by the philosophers of the Enlightenment. Some of them might be considered philosophers in their own right.
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Re: Philosophize This!

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Wed Nov 29, 2017 6:05 pm

Anaxagoras wrote:
ed wrote:Honestly, what does all this signify? Philosophy is nothing more than old school RPG; lots of seeming activity with no useful endpoint.


Well, for example, the founding fathers of our country were influenced by the philosophers of the Enlightenment. Some of them might be considered philosophers in their own right.


And yet none of those guys had a degree in it. 8)
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