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2017-11-22 (06:21:00 - 16:21:00)
(lyrael) The time is right for a smattering of philosophy!
2017-11-22 (02:20:59 - 05:20:59)
Morality, Is there such a thing?
2017-11-20 - 2017-11-22
Will intelligent aliens be air breathers, or water breathers?
2017-11-20 (02:20:49 - 17:20:52)
Did you ever have a dream of discovering an intelligent alien fish in someone's backyard pool?
2017-11-18 - 2017-11-20
2017-11-15 - 2017-11-18
(lyrael) <woodtygr> all fallacies are viable sophist diversion tactics
2017-11-14 - 2017-11-15
<JohnGuru> the banality of existence is the greatest of all threats to sanity'
2017-11-14 (02:20:26 - 02:20:26)
The Great One is Among Us
2017-11-13 - 2017-11-14
(neops) <JohnGuru> the banality of existence is the greatest of all threats to sanity
2017-11-10 - 2017-11-13
(LionClan) Capitalism is the astounding belief that the wickedest of people will do the wickedest of things for the greater benefit of us all. -Keynes
2017-11-10 (03:20:17 - 17:20:15)
(lyrael) ok ok, JohnGuru exists!!! Go ahead and discuss Philosophy!!!!
2017-11-09 - 2017-11-10
(lyrael) If free will does not exist, would that preclude individualism?
2017-11-08 - 2017-11-09
(lyrael) "Guilty! Guilty! My Evil Self is at that door, and I have no power to stop it!" - Morbius
2017-11-08 (02:19:50 - 02:19:50)
Let's keep the politics down to a dull roar tonight
2017-11-08 (01:19:47 - 01:19:47)
(LionClan) Fascism should more appropriately be called corporatism because it is a merger of State and corporate power. - Benito Mussolini
2017-11-06 - 2017-11-08
(LionClan) When you win, say nothing. When you lose, say less. - Paul Brown
2017-11-05 - 2017-11-06
(LionClan) Capitalism is the belief that the wickedest of men will do the wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone. -John Maynard Keynes
2014-12-26 - 2017-11-06
2017-11-04 - 2017-11-05
2017-11-03 - 2017-11-04
(LionClan) If God did not intend for us to eat animals, why did he make them out of meat? - John Cleese
2017-11-03 (17:43:28 - 19:43:25)
(LionClan) Wolfgang Pauli said of Dirac if I understand him right, he is saying there is no God, and Dirac is his prophet.
2017-11-03 (01:32:01 - 16:43:26)
Sarah Huckabee Sanders -- What is she on?
2017-11-02 - 2017-11-03
<ZShurp> do any philosophers have a refutation of Machievelli's morals?
2017-11-01 (18:31:46 - 23:31:59)
Please do not ban Deanr`
2017-11-01 (16:31:54 - 17:31:53)
Question: do you see technology more as art? or more as science.
2017-10-31 - 2017-11-01
"Only in Christianity is .. God Himself becomes an atheist." -- Slavoy Zizek
2017-10-30 - 2017-10-31
<JohnGuru> LionClan, well... I fancy myself as more interested in truth and reality than pandering to my own desires. course nobody is perfect
2017-10-29 - 2017-10-30
(lyrael) Transtextuality -- Gerard Genette -- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G%C3%A9rard_Genette
2017-10-28 - 2017-10-29
Reality (as such) is unimaginable, except as the barest abstract concept
2017-10-26 - 2017-10-27
Chaos qua chaos is unimaginable, except as the barest abstract concept
2017-10-25 (06:31:14 - 23:31:06)
(lyrael) given that over his life jesus's body had many atoms, the sacrements really are his body and blood (at least a little)
2017-10-25 (02:31:00 - 05:31:03)
(lyrael) Corruption is good. Let's share it
2017-10-23 - 2017-10-25
What's the difference between "you" and "your brain?"
2017-10-22 - 2017-10-23
Poetic Devices Available Here -- Get 'em while they're hot
2017-10-20 - 2017-10-21
2017-10-19 - 2017-10-20
(LionClan) Induction is the glory of Science and the scandal of philosophy. - C. D. Broad
2017-10-18 - 2017-10-19
(LionClan) We are missing something in our understanding of the cosmos. - Physics Nobel Laureate Adam Riess
2017-10-17 - 2017-10-18
<Krishna__> mental amputees
2017-10-16 - 2017-10-17
(lyrael) Not mapping stars or studying nebula, but charting the unknown possibilities of Existence
2017-10-15 - 2017-10-16
(lyrael) Not mapping stars or studying nebula, but charting the unknown possibilities of Existance
2017-10-14 - 2017-10-15
(lyrael) one small step for a man, one giant leap backwards for mankind
2017-10-13 - 2017-10-14
Is American society today like a farm run by the top 1% and the rest of us are the farm animals?
2017-10-11 - 2017-10-13
Are there any advantages to patriotism?
2017-10-11 (01:29:26 - 13:29:37)
Don't we all have some mental illnesses? What is 'insanity?'
2017-10-10 - 2017-10-11
Nietzsche said 'God is dead.' Was he right?
2017-10-08 - 2017-10-10
White Nationalists descend on Charlottesville again, hold a brief 10 minute rally, then escape under watchful eye of police
2017-10-08 (01:29:05 - 17:29:10)
(JohnGuru) Dated from the invention of agriculture, the story of human civilization is over 10,000 years old
2017-10-07 - 2017-10-08
"The darkness of the human soul exceeds the brightness of a thousand suns. No light can wash it away."
2017-10-06 - 2017-10-07
2017-10-06 (00:28:49 - 17:28:55)
(lyrael) how is the medium for poetry distinct from the medium of prose fiction?
2017-10-05 (01:28:43 - 23:28:55)
(lyrael) Have we changed to a new world without a world view, as Alan Macfarlane argues? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIrnud6X2qU
2017-10-04 - 2017-10-05
Philosophy is the art of recognizing bullshit for what it is.
2017-10-03 - 2017-10-04
(lyrael) if tom petty is in Schröedinger's box, then he may still be alive, as long as we don't open the box.
2017-10-02 - 2017-10-03
Welcome to #Philosophical: Are mathematicians included in the set of philosophers?
2017-09-30 - 2017-10-02
(lyrael) Welcome to #Philosophical: Is a set equal to all of its elements?
2017-09-29 - 2017-09-30
(lyrael) Welcome to #Philosophical - Screwy logic is prohibited
2017-09-29 (02:19:29 - 02:19:29)
(lyrael) <Gnomon> hey, ive just been shown a device that you use to suck snot out of a baby's nose
2017-09-29 (01:19:29 - 01:19:29)
<samovar> Very poor logic, Johnny.
2017-09-28 - 2017-09-29
(neops) No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to Die..
2017-09-28 (08:19:32 - 10:19:28)
(cybcls) Feel free to introduce philosophical thoughts here.
2017-09-27 - 2017-09-28
2017-09-26 - 2017-09-27
Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands are Territories of the United States
2017-09-25 - 2017-09-26
(lyrael) Violence through Superior Peace
2017-09-25 (04:19:00 - 16:19:08)
(lyrael) Peace through Superior Violence
2017-09-24 - 2017-09-25
2017-09-24 (01:18:56 - 14:18:59)
The difference between monkeys and humans is, the humans have math
2017-09-22 - 2017-09-24
The Free Market is an oligarchic space where those with more money have more power
2017-09-22 (01:18:37 - 15:18:42)
(neops) "And now, on our really really big show....it's JOHNGURU!!!!!!!"
2017-09-21 (03:18:30 - 23:18:34)
(neops) <@JohnGuru> I think you just grossed out Skept
2017-09-20 - 2017-09-21
This is a liberal politics zone
2017-09-18 - 2017-09-20
This is not a Restaurant
2017-09-18 (01:18:05 - 16:18:12)
Aesthetics: What movies would you like to talk about
2017-09-17 (01:18:11 - 22:18:12)
Plato asked, What is justice? in his famous book "The Republic." Are we any closer to an answer?
2017-09-16 - 2017-09-17
Intelligence, very difficult to define! How would you define it?
2017-09-15 - 2017-09-16
Over 4000 exoplanets discovered so far, and no sign of intelligence anywhere!
2017-09-15 (01:17:55 - 14:17:56)
Over 4000 exoplanets discovered so far, and no sign of life anywhere!
2017-09-14 - 2017-09-15
(JohnGuru) Does Mars have the same days of the week?
2017-09-14 (03:17:37 - 14:17:44)
(JohnGuru) The JohnGuru Show begins in 10 minutes
2017-09-12 - 2017-09-14
Cookies need love like everyone does. -- The Oracle
2017-09-12 (01:17:35 - 01:17:35)
(JohnGuru) Math: Our Secret Weapon
2017-09-11 - 2017-09-12
Today is 9-11
2017-09-11 (15:17:20 - 16:17:33)
<JohnGuru> "you may not be as you as you think you are!" -- Cyberclaus
2017-09-10 - 2017-09-11
<JohnGuru> "you may not be as unique as you think you are!" -- Cyberclaus
2017-09-10 (09:17:23 - 17:17:25)
2017-09-10 (01:17:11 - 08:17:10)
Is Arithmetic a Natural Law?
2017-09-09 - 2017-09-10
Noam Chomsky: The rules of morality are innate and will be revealed by scientific research
2017-09-08 - 2017-09-09
Irma landfall in Florida due on Sunday Morning
2017-09-08 (01:37:05 - 16:36:58)
Joseph Campbell and the myth of the Heroe's Journey - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4288NRq1vVc
2017-09-06 - 2017-09-07
QM says there is a 28% probability that there is a topic here
2017-09-04 - 2017-09-05
(lyrael) "There is no scientific consensus that life is important." - the Professor, (Futurama)
2017-09-02 - 2017-09-04
<ZenKurtz> Fixion : oh! Okay, so here's that issue. Western formal logic has three axioms. Eastern has five. I contend there is only one
2017-09-02 (01:40:59 - 06:41:05)
The existence of God is not subject to empirical falsification, True or false?
2017-09-01 (01:41:02 - 23:40:58)
Tonight's Topic: What do you think about evolution, and why?
2017-08-30 - 2017-08-31
(JohnGuru) Tonight's guffaw: Trump has fired his rallies organizer becuase there weren't enough people at the rally
2017-08-28 - 2017-08-30
Fabulation is permitted #here between the hours of 9pm ET and 11:30PM
2017-08-29 (15:40:40 - 15:40:40)
(JohnGuru) My connection class is 1966.
2017-08-27 - 2017-08-28
(JohnGuru) In Set Theory a Class is an Infinite Set defined by a Proposition (Also this: https://news.artnet.com/app/news-upload/2017/08/NO45-1024x1024.jpg)
2017-08-26 - 2017-08-27
(JohnGuru) In Set Theory a Class is an Infinite Set defined by a Proposition
2017-08-26 (16:40:05 - 16:40:05)
Breaking News: Our racist President pardons Joe Arpaio
2017-08-26 (02:40:02 - 02:40:02)
(cybcls) Strive at all times to bend fold spindle and mutilate
2017-08-25 - 2017-08-26
(JohnGuru) If it weren't for our emotional responses, mankind would not survive
2017-08-25 (01:39:55 - 14:39:58)
(JohnGuru) For that manly scent women love, try Elon musk
2017-08-24 - 2017-08-25
Elon Musk has called for an international treaty banning 'autonomous weapons'
2017-08-23 - 2017-08-24
There is nothing here but simulations
2017-08-21 - 2017-08-23
Nothing of yesterday remains except our memories
2017-08-20 - 2017-08-21
(neops) if your congressman supports P.O.R.N.O.T.U.S. he's a nazi (President of Repulicanazi's of the United States)
2017-08-18 - 2017-08-19
Only on IRC can you be in two places at once
2017-08-17 (16:38:58 - 16:38:58)
2017-08-16 - 2017-08-17
Metaphysics 221: What are the metaphysical assumptions that define Science?
2017-08-16 (04:38:44 - 14:38:50)
Metaphysics 113 - Why is there chaos?"
2017-08-15 (01:38:37 - 22:38:43)
Metaphysics 112 - Why does nature seem to behave in an orderly way?
2017-08-14 (01:38:28 - 23:38:36)
Metaphysics 110 - What's the difference between space and time?
2017-08-13 - 2017-08-14
(JohnGuru) metaphysics 101- What exists?
2017-08-10 - 2017-08-12
(JohnGuru) "What is Justice?" -- Plato, 322 B.C.
2017-08-10 (04:38:02 - 15:38:05)
(LionClan) Philosophical conversation may break out with little or no warning.
2017-08-09 - 2017-08-10
(JohnGuru) Nobody likes today. Yesterday is lost and tomorrow is not here yet.
2017-08-09 (02:37:52 - 13:37:56)
(LionClan) those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities. -Voltaire
2017-08-08 (04:37:45 - 23:37:51)
(lyrael) Our love has had to endure your constant hatred....and now THIS???
2017-08-08 (01:37:43 - 02:37:44)
(JohnGuru) The main branches of Philosophy are: Metaphysics, Ethics, Aesthetics, Politics, and Logic
2017-08-07 - 2017-08-08
And now, by popular demand, it's CHAT NIGHT!
2017-08-06 - 2017-08-07
(neops) <^-TheSaint-^> Fuck you JohnGuru your just another snake old saleman. your a liar and a fraud.
2017-08-06 (16:37:35 - 18:37:35)
(JohnGuru) Just remember: You are not really here. No one is.
2017-08-06 (01:37:29 - 05:37:30)
(LionClan) One thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, is contradict other philosophers. - William James
2017-08-06 (00:37:27 - 00:37:27)
(LionClan) All proper tea is theft.
2017-08-05 (17:06:56 - 23:37:28)
(LionClan) The man with one watch knows what time it is.
2017-08-04 - 2017-08-05
(LionClan) If you find a good wife, you will be happy. If not, you will become a philosopher. - Socrates
2017-08-04 (00:06:43 - 18:06:49)
(LionClan) I wanted to make the topic about free will, but I decided not to.
2017-08-03 (15:06:41 - 23:06:43)
No it's not really Thursday; we just think it is.
2017-08-02 - 2017-08-03
(JohnGuru) Wednesday only comes once a week. Enjoy it while it lasts.
2017-08-02 (01:06:26 - 15:06:33)
(JohnGuru) It's mazy's birthday! She's 98 today
2017-08-01 - 2017-08-02
(lyrael) Trees all come to points, the branches all come to points, houses come to points. Even if there is no point, there's a point to it.
2017-07-30 - 2017-08-01
Is consciousness real? or do we just think we are
2017-07-29 - 2017-07-30
(neops) the Philosophy of political turmoil: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfV4oCk5Gtw
2017-07-28 - 2017-07-29
When will it be Now?
2017-07-27 - 2017-07-28
(JohnGuru) What are the risks and problems with Empiricism (logical positivism)?
2017-07-27 (06:05:44 - 14:05:45)
(LionClan) Freedom is what you do with what has been done to you. -Jean-Paul Sartre
2017-07-27 (02:05:43 - 05:05:44)
<samovar> <insert bitch and moan about Trump, the economy and inequality here>
2017-07-24 - 2017-07-27
(LionClan) A categorical imperative represents an action as objectively necessary.
2017-07-24 (02:05:20 - 08:05:22)
(JohnGuru) je suis Chat Night
2017-07-23 - 2017-07-24
Whatever happened to No work on Sunday?
2017-07-22 - 2017-07-23
(lyrael) Samuel Ramos and the Hyperion philosophical group: http://www.cabrillo.edu/~cclose/docs/Samuel%20Ramos.pdf
2017-07-17 - 2017-07-22
(neops) Whoa, slow that brain train down
Everybody should read Kant's Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals and CPrR
2017-07-16 (01:04:19 - 23:04:26)
(lyrael) �EL QUESO MISMO * El superh�roe de la pared de la frontera!
Everybody should read Kant's Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals and CPrR
2017-07-15 - 2017-07-16
(lyrael) ¡EL QUESO MISMO * El superhéroe de la pared de la frontera!
2017-07-13 - 2017-07-15
(JohnGuru) Philosophy offers, if nothing else, at least a brief respite from the madness of contemporary society
2017-07-13 (03:03:54 - 15:03:59)
(lyrael) <Ragtime^> screaming rarely wins people over to your cause
2017-07-12 - 2017-07-13
The Doctor is --IN--
2017-07-10 - 2017-07-12
(LionClan) Stoicism is the philosophy of logic, physics, and ethics.
2017-06-04 - 2017-07-10
(LionClan) philosophical conversation may break out with little or no warning
2017-07-09 - 2017-07-10
If you're not sure where you are, look in our channel. You might be here.
2017-07-07 - 2017-07-09
(LionClan) What is change?
2017-07-07 (05:03:10 - 18:03:14)
(LionClan) Don't Panic
2017-06-27 - 2017-07-07
(LionClan) philosophical conversation may occur with little or no warning
2017-07-06 (02:03:04 - 09:03:03)
(lyrael) <JohnGuru> sorry I didn't quite miss it
2017-07-04 - 2017-07-06
(JohnGuru) HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY TO ALL
2017-07-03 - 2017-07-04
(lyrael) Researchers distill entanglement between qubits, age limit checks in place: https://j.mp/2rHa2IT
2017-07-01 - 2017-07-03
(lyrael) philosopical thots: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ey6ugTmCYMk
2017-06-30 - 2017-07-01
(JohnGuru) If you're not sure where you are, look in #here
2017-06-29 - 2017-06-30
(lyrael) Today we celebrate Modern Philosophers! Happy Birthday +1 JohnGuru!
2017-06-29 (00:08:22 - 07:08:26)
(lyrael) Today we celebrate Ancient Philosophers! Happy Birthday JohnGuru!
2016-06-04 - 2017-06-27
(LionClan) Idealism leads to angst and regret.
2017-06-27 (00:08:07 - 13:08:12)
(neops) <samovar> oh I don't need any education on the behavior of people in large groups.
2017-06-25 - 2017-06-26
(lyrael) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tractatus_Logico-Philosophicus - There will be a test, following by hard liquor
2017-06-25 (14:07:56 - 15:07:57)
(LionClan) conversation may occur with little or no warning.
2017-06-25 (04:07:53 - 12:07:58)
(LionClan) Philosophical conversation may occur with little or no warning.
2017-06-24 - 2017-06-25
If you ever wonder where you are, just join our channel. You're probably here.
2017-06-24 (06:07:58 - 15:07:56)
<KaySen>. The only wisdom now is wizz-dom
2017-06-24 (00:07:44 - 05:07:47)
(LionClan) Multiverse is an artifact of a 10 fold View of reality but since it is an eleven fold Universe there is only one of them
2017-06-19 - 2017-06-23
2017-06-19 (06:07:09 - 22:07:13)
(lyrael) Cat Night, by order of Catty McMeowster
2017-06-19 (02:07:07 - 05:07:07)
Chat Night, by order of mazy^grace
2017-06-18 - 2017-06-19
(LionClan) Sorry, but we can't send a search and rescue mission into Plato's Cave.
2017-06-18 (11:07:03 - 14:07:05)
(victora) Historical Events, Possible Intervening events
2017-06-17 - 2017-06-18
<LionClan> If you are trapped in Plato's Cave there is probably not going to be a rescue mission.
2017-06-17 (17:07:05 - 17:07:05)
The Three Most Popular Ways to Tell When You're Online
2016-11-06 - 2017-06-17
2017-06-16 - 2017-06-17
there is no conversation anywhere that is aided by the addition of Trump
2017-06-16 (02:06:45 - 02:06:45)
<bananstol> JohnGuru is picking on poor jimmy again :/
2017-06-15 - 2017-06-16
Nearly 200 Lawmakers Sue Trump in a Class Action Lawsuit for Corruption
2017-06-14 - 2017-06-15
(JohnGuru) I dunno, I've never been this old before.
2017-06-13 - 2017-06-14
<coney> Ragtime, the point is that ann coulter is not an authority
2017-06-12 - 2017-06-13
(JohnGuru) Ordinary Language Philosophy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHPN_M7nTwQ
2017-06-10 - 2017-06-11
(cybcls) <mazy^grace> ok......... let's move on to a topic
2017-06-07 - 2017-06-10
(LionClan) Welcome to Undernet #philosophical. Philosophical conversation may break out with little or no warning.
2017-06-07 (12:36:34 - 20:36:36)
(victora) <Multi-verse, fact, posibility or fantasy>
2017-06-06 (01:36:35 - 02:36:34)
d'oh
2017-06-05 - 2017-06-06
<gmolly> john am liking kant. he knits the two rationalism/empiricism nicely i think
2017-06-05 (00:36:27 - 00:36:27)
(lyrael) Congrats ControlFreq on graduating high school!
2017-06-04 (00:36:20 - 01:36:20)
(LionClan) Your topic Here
2017-06-03 (23:36:20 - 23:36:20)
(LionClan) Breaking news: Philosophical conversations develop rapidly with little advance warning.
2017-06-03 (22:36:20 - 22:36:20)
(LionClan) What is a philosophy channel with no philosophy? Welcome to Undernet #philosophical
2017-06-03 (06:36:12 - 20:36:18)
(lyrael) CAUTION: THERMOSTELLAR DEVICE
2017-06-01 - 2017-06-03
Don't shoot until you see the whites of their eyes.
2017-05-31 - 2017-06-01
Chomsky on the incompatibility of capitalism and democracy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xz9HWMX40T8
2017-05-30 - 2017-05-31
The Most Dangerous Organization in Human History, the GOP - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O34JM4Xdf3g
2017-05-28 - 2017-05-30
Noam Chomsky - "The machine, the ghost, and the limits of understanding" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5in5EdjhD0&t=102s
2017-05-27 - 2017-05-28
(lyrael) samovar knows a french canadian (Over the head is still a score)
2017-05-19 - 2017-05-27
(LionClan) samovar is a jerk
2017-05-27 (19:35:19 - 20:35:19)
(LionClan) Noam Chomsky science, mind, and the limits of understanding
2017-05-27 (16:35:26 - 17:35:26)
Noam Chomsky - Newton's contributions to the study of mind - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5in5EdjhD0&t=3085s
2017-05-27 (11:35:17 - 15:35:26)
(LionClan) Instead of being blunt try waxing philosophical
2017-05-27 (00:35:20 - 10:35:16)
(LionClan) Being I can handle. It's the Nothingness I can't deal with.
2017-05-26 (16:35:17 - 22:35:10)
(LionClan) Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something. Plato
2017-05-26 (14:35:17 - 14:35:17)
(LionClan) Deplorable rants are not conversation.
2017-05-25 - 2017-05-26
(neops) Books cost too much - Robert M. Haft
2015-12-02 - 2017-05-25
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2017-05-22 - 2017-05-25
(lyrael) Monkberry Moon Delight
2017-05-22 (06:34:51 - 13:34:43)
The safe word is Pineapple
2016-06-12 - 2017-05-22
(LionClan) Existence is real, imaginary, or abstract.
2017-05-21 (02:40:36 - 17:40:39)
Phone stories. How have YOU abused your phone?
2017-05-20 - 2017-05-21
(lyrael) aRtiFiCiaL iNteLLiGenCe takes the reigns: <mbog> i just got an email with the salutation "Dear default value:"
2017-05-20 (04:40:33 - 19:40:35)
2017-05-19 - 2017-05-20
(lyrael) You see what your knowledge tells you you're seeing
2017-02-16 - 2017-05-19
(LionClan) Idealism leads to angst and regret
2017-05-19 (05:40:20 - 16:40:30)
Friday Night Discussion canceled for this week : ALT suggestion, independent discussion: https://www.units.miamioh.edu/psybersite/cyberspace/aisurge/index.shtml
2017-05-19 (01:40:19 - 04:40:28)
Friday Night Discussion canceled for this week
2017-05-17 - 2017-05-19
Dictators love the police- they are his only defense against the people.
2017-05-16 - 2017-05-17
2017-05-16 (16:40:06 - 23:40:07)
In historic act, Congress declares Trump King of the US
2017-05-14 - 2017-05-16
(lyrael) You don't belong here unless you realize you're not really here at all: http://www.informationphilosopher.com/freedom/noise.html
2017-05-14 (16:40:03 - 18:39:54)
You don't belong here unless you realize you're not really here at all
2017-05-13 - 2017-05-14
(lyrael) John Cage and the philosophy of silence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcHnL7aS64Y
2017-05-13 (03:39:56 - 03:39:56)
(lyrael) You MISSED the discussion on: Hilary Putnam & The Philosophy of Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cG3sfrK5B4E&list=PLAE3115E376516725
2017-05-13 (01:39:47 - 01:39:47)
(lyrael) Right Now: Hilary Putnam & The Philosophy of Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cG3sfrK5B4E&list=PLAE3115E376516725
2017-05-11 - 2017-05-13
For Friday 9pm ET: Hilary Putnam & The Philosophy of Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cG3sfrK5B4E&list=PLAE3115E376516725
2017-05-09 - 2017-05-11
For Friday 9pm ET: Hilary Putnam & The Philosophy of Sience - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cG3sfrK5B4E&list=PLAE3115E376516725
2017-05-08 - 2017-05-09
FireFox: about:robots <----- easter egg
New for #philosophical - Philobot: (".help" for features)
2017-05-07 - 2017-05-08
(lyrael) in FireFox: about:robots <----- easter egg
2017-05-06 - 2017-05-07
(lyrael) Chang’e 5: http://spaceflight101.com/change/
2016-03-16 - 2017-05-06
2017-05-05 - 2017-05-06
For Friday 9pm ET: The Pragmatic Turn (1:34:16) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gtc2SdIWErc
2017-04-24 - 2017-04-28
2017-04-27 (03:45:05 - 14:45:12)
Gnomon has opted out of peoples' use of "we" unless noted otherwise
2017-04-26 - 2017-04-27
Peace is always anti-climactic
2017-04-24 (02:44:43 - 19:44:46)
For next Friday: Introduction to Kant's Critique of Pure Reason (Part 1 of 4) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kLwiBg4sCaE
2017-04-24 (01:44:50 - 01:44:50)
The only true stories are biographies
2017-04-22 - 2017-04-24
(lyrael) sometimes you just feel kind of humdrum.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW3QVLlK-kE
2017-04-19 - 2017-04-22
2017-04-21 (15:44:39 - 16:44:38)
(lyrael) Waiting for JohnGodot / Global Wealth Inequality - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWSxzjyMNpU
2017-04-18 - 2017-04-19
(lyrael) Conversations on Consciousness and Religion: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_veZCUbk5A
2017-04-18 (12:44:21 - 17:44:14)
(lyrael) <@JohnGuru> I need to learn to say the approved things
2017-04-17 - 2017-04-18
This is a topic.
2017-04-16 - 2017-04-17
Happy Easter to all who celebrate it, and Happy War to those who prefer that
2017-04-15 - 2017-04-16
(lyrael) Next Week: Bees, knees, gherkins, cats, endorphins, bacon, aerators, episcopalians, truffles and sage
2017-04-11 - 2017-04-15
2017-04-10 - 2017-04-11
<friida> evil does not exist, evil is a choice of behaviours, not a force of nature
2017-04-08 - 2017-04-09
I never said this is a family friendly channel
2017-04-06 - 2017-04-07
2017-04-05 - 2017-04-06
'tis better to have loved and lost than never to have stimulated bonding neurotransmitters in your brain at all.
2017-04-03 - 2017-04-05
For Friday 9pm ET: Artificial Intelligence - https://johnguru.wordpress.com/
2017-03-30 - 2017-04-01
2017-03-30 - 2017-03-31
The Fragile Absolute, by Slavoj Zizek, or, Why the Christian Tradition is worth preserving
2017-03-29 - 2017-03-30
(LionClan) Great minds discuss ideas, average Minds discuss events, small minds discuss people . Eleanor Roosevelt
2017-03-29 (16:06:41 - 22:06:43)
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." - Franklin Roosevelt
2017-03-28 - 2017-03-29
2017-03-27 (02:06:20 - 23:06:38)
Noam Chomsky - Hume's Paradox - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BhnDpXNHkMc
2017-03-25 - 2017-03-26
(lyrael) <color__> all i want is to spend the rest of my life alive <---words to live by
2017-03-25 (16:06:12 - 20:06:13)
There being no other place around this place quite like this place, this must be the place.
2017-03-24 - 2017-03-25
2017-03-24 (01:06:09 - 15:06:05)
2017-03-23 (02:06:04 - 20:05:59)
(LionClan) The word of the day is disanthropomorphization
2017-03-20 - 2017-03-22
(lyrael) For next Friday 7-10pm EST, 3/24: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NtbhWTbif-0&t=387s
2017-03-20 (02:05:34 - 04:05:34)
2017-03-19 - 2017-03-20
(cybcls) rant on intelligence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEu1uOVUBnE
2017-03-18 - 2017-03-19
2017-03-17 - 2017-03-18
(lyrael) Look for friday night between 6 and 9 pm central time, youtube video topic for next friday discussion
2017-03-15 - 2017-03-17
No wonder the Roman Empire collapsed--They didn't have coffee
2017-03-14 - 2017-03-15
Happy Snow Day
2017-03-13 - 2017-03-14
Today is D-Day for Trump to respond to John McCain's demand for evidence of Obama wiretap claims
2017-03-12 - 2017-03-13
"When the news cycle is not going Trump's way, he launches a lie rocket." -- found on Facebook
2017-03-12 (07:04:36 - 17:04:50)
2017-03-11 - 2017-03-12
Happy Weekend
2017-03-11 (03:04:41 - 15:04:43)
Noam Chomsky - Artistic Creativity : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwZn1BPjeVE
2017-03-11 (02:04:41 - 02:04:41)
(cybcls) It is *their* philosophy (think world views): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b19PcuJsQbA
2017-03-10 - 2017-03-11
2017-03-09 - 2017-03-10
GOP pushes Trumpcare through Ways and Means committee in pre-dawn session
2017-03-09 (02:03:09 - 16:03:12)
812,000 Michigan residents without power after savage wind storm
2017-03-08 - 2017-03-09
<Krshna> the mainstream media's spin is now so severe and convoluted, it won't fit inside a peasants brain all at once, I think they have lost
2017-03-08 (08:02:55 - 15:03:08)
(LionClan) it is impossible to live a pleasant life without wisdom honor and Justice.
2017-03-08 (05:03:05 - 07:02:55)
(LionClan) it is impossible for one to dispel his fears about the most important matters if he does not know the nature of the universe. - epicurus
2017-03-06 - 2017-03-08
Do you know what your personality is?
2017-03-05 - 2017-03-06
It's hard to believe that there's no such thing as matter
2017-03-03 - 2017-03-05
(lyrael) War, what is it Good For? Absolutely Nuthin' .....say it AGAIN!
2017-03-02 - 2017-03-03
Asked the Mad Hatter, "How is a raven like a writing desk?" "I don't know," said Alice.
2017-03-01 - 2017-03-02
(cybcls) ancient knowledge, grasshoppers http://www.tugurium.com/docs/ZenAndTheArtOfTheInternet.pdf
2017-03-01 (02:02:18 - 04:02:08)
Your Toic Here -- Just \$39.95 monthly
2017-02-28 - 2017-03-01
2017-02-27 (18:02:01 - 22:02:01)
2017-02-27 (17:02:00 - 17:02:00)
Okay, this is an adults-only channel, you've been warned
2017-02-26 - 2017-02-27
What is wrong with Liberals? Please keep your answers to ten words or less.
2017-02-25 - 2017-02-26
What is Wrong with Conservatives? Please keep your answers to a page or less.
2017-02-23 - 2017-02-25
Will you take the Black pill? or the Orange pill?
2017-02-22 - 2017-02-23
Will you take the Blue pill? or the Red pill?
2017-02-21 - 2017-02-22
<Krshna> tanta, the entire power structure is simply OWNED
2017-02-20 - 2017-02-21
The first book on politics ever written (in the western world): Plato's "The Republic"
2017-02-20 (09:01:07 - 16:01:09)
(lyrael) だから既に裸になる
2017-02-19 - 2017-02-20
(cybcls) Be assured that a walk through the ocean of most souls would scarcely get your feet wet.
2015-05-24 - 2017-02-19
Welcome to Philosophical
2017-02-18 (21:09:34 - 21:09:34)
(lyrael) lyraels prefer Marxists stop saying the secret woid
2017-02-18 (16:09:31 - 20:09:33)
Marxists prefer lyrael stop screwing with our topics
2017-02-18 (04:09:27 - 15:09:30)
(lyrael) Marxists prefer coffee grown by Philosopher Coffee Growers' Associations 1 to 2
2017-02-17 - 2017-02-18
Philosophers prefer coffee grown by Marxist Coffee Growers' Associations 2 to 1
2017-02-17 (03:09:20 - 16:09:24)
(JohnGuru) Welcome to the Safe Zone for liberals
2017-02-16 - 2017-02-17
(LionClan) Dirac's religion is"There is no God, and Dirac is his prophet." -- Wolfgang Pauli
2017-02-15 - 2017-02-16
(cybcls) Reality does not care if you believe in it
2017-02-15 (03:09:07 - 09:09:09)
Reality is a tupperware of unappetizing leftovers
2017-02-13 - 2017-02-15
Reality is elusive
2017-02-12 - 2017-02-13
Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie! Bernie!
2017-02-12 (04:08:42 - 16:08:48)
Paul Ryan wants more police protection for GOP politicians at town halls
2017-02-11 - 2017-02-12
Thank Various and Sundry Deities It's Friday! (TVSDF)
2017-02-10 - 2017-02-11
<Factotum> aleph null bottles of beer on the wall, aleph null bottles of beer, take one down, pass it around, aleph null bottles of beer on the wall
2017-02-10 (08:08:30 - 20:08:31)
2017-02-10 (05:08:28 - 07:08:29)
2017-02-08 - 2017-02-10
(wutygr) <wutygr> This could be said of anything
2017-02-08 (11:08:19 - 14:08:18)
(victora) Animals instincts compared to humans, open discussion.
2017-02-08 (02:08:15 - 10:08:17)
Grammar violations will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law
2017-02-07 - 2017-02-08
(lyrael) Corporate Ideology and Politics together is not a Democracy, but an Idiocracy!! Yay! Have a Bud™ on us!!! (Belgian Owned)
2017-02-07 (17:08:12 - 20:08:14)
Philosophy is no stranger to politics (see also Bertrand Russell, Cornel West, Plato)
2017-01-24 - 2017-02-07
Remember, only YOU can prevent arboreal conflagrations!
2017-02-06 (04:08:02 - 15:08:04)
Welcome to Chat Night
2017-02-05 - 2017-02-06
(LionClan) Euclid's first four postulates can be proven with straightedge and compass so unlike most axioms they are true because they are facts
2017-02-04 - 2017-02-05
(cybcls) <Fixion> schwartz or schwartzkopf <inhahe_> it's from spaceballs
2017-02-04 (02:17:36 - 05:17:37)
"Logic is a little tweeting bird chirping in a meadow. Logic is a wreath of pretty flowers which smell BAD."
2017-02-03 - 2017-02-04
(lyrael) We have to care for one another, because if we don't, who will?
2017-01-31 - 2017-02-03
Welcome to Everyone who loves Truth, Justice, and the spirit of Brotherly Love
2017-01-31 (17:17:11 - 18:17:11)
By executive order, Republicans from South Carolina, Alabama, and Mississippi are immediately banned from this channel
2017-01-31 (03:17:08 - 16:17:10)
<Cyberclaus> I will not believe bullshit no matter how many times it is repeated to me
2017-01-29 (16:16:59 - 16:16:59)
(LionClan) It's the Year of the Rooster, but I'm still writing Year of the Monkey on my checks.
2017-01-29 (01:16:53 - 15:16:56)
(lyrael) We do Pragmatism Right! - Charles (the Colonel) Sanders Peirce / https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Sanders_Peirce
2017-01-29 (00:16:54 - 00:16:54)
(lyrael) We do Pragmatism Right! - Charles (the Colonel) Sanders Pierce / https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Sanders_Peirce
2017-01-28 (11:16:49 - 23:16:53)
(cybcls) Who makes baby sounds, who makes adult sounds, who makes old people sounds?
2017-01-28 (01:16:45 - 10:16:49)
How do you get a good education when all they try to teach you these days is how to be a minion?
2017-01-27 - 2017-01-28
don't give in to his peurile desires, call him Tiny Hands Orange Man (Thom)
2017-01-27 (17:16:43 - 19:16:44)
What does it mean when they say 'A great value for the price."
2017-01-25 - 2017-01-27
Yes, I know he's going to build a wall, but is it to keep them out, or us in?
2017-01-23 - 2017-01-24
2017-01-21 - 2017-01-23
(cybcls) Beware, common sense may break out
2017-01-20 - 2017-01-21
(lyrael) <@JohnGuru> a quick in and out just won't do, will it
2017-01-20 (16:15:44 - 16:15:44)
(cybcls) If two wongs don't make a wright, what is left?
2017-01-19 - 2017-01-20
Old saying: "No man is a prophet in his own country."
2017-01-19 (00:15:32 - 14:15:36)
(lyrael) Because we cannot stand greatness in our midst, we do all we can to destroy it.
2017-01-17 - 2017-01-18
2017-01-17 (07:15:18 - 16:15:22)
(lyrael) Welcome to #philosophical, take your shoes off (please put 'em in a bag tho)
2017-01-17 (03:15:17 - 06:15:20)
<Cyberclaus> does the end justify the means?
2017-01-16 - 2017-01-17
(lyrael) Pi is officially banned here, so we need alternates!
2017-01-15 - 2017-01-16
Rorty says science & religion are compatible. Any thoughts?
2017-01-14 - 2017-01-15
Does intelligence bias people toward Humanitarianism?
2017-01-14 (03:14:54 - 15:14:57)
Noam Chomsky (2014) "How to Ruin an Economy; Some Simple Ways" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mhj-j0z-fk
2017-01-13 - 2017-01-14
No talk about the BLUE LINE
2017-01-12 - 2017-01-13
Welcome to my Universe
2017-01-10 - 2017-01-12
"I know it's Tuesday, but which Tuesday is it?" -- the Mad Hatter
2017-01-10 (03:14:27 - 16:14:32)
Okay, Gnomon, I won't tell people it's your birthday
2017-01-09 - 2017-01-10
(cybcls) No two beans are the same, so how can we identify them as beans?
2017-01-09 (03:14:20 - 06:14:21)
12 days to Presidential Inauguration
2017-01-08 - 2017-01-09
(cybcls) I type therefore I am
2017-01-06 - 2017-01-08
Let us join in the fight for a Free, Independent Texas!
2017-01-05 - 2017-01-06
There are only two people smarter than me: You, and my mother.
2017-01-04 - 2017-01-05
There are no other technological civilizations in the galaxy because, being smarter than us, they've decided all that tech crap sucks.
2017-01-04 (03:13:44 - 16:13:46)
Value is always abstract -- JohnGuru
2017-01-03 - 2017-01-04
17 days to Presidential Inauguration!
2017-01-02 - 2017-01-03
19 days to Presidential Inauguration!
2017-01-02 (03:13:27 - 16:13:32)
Today we Celebrate Switching to a New Calendar! What pictures are on YOUR calendar?
2017-01-01 - 2017-01-02
(lyrael) Today we examine the philosophical implications of Nepotism and Fascism in the United States Government
2017-01-01 (02:13:19 - 14:13:24)
Happy New Calendrical Cycle!
2016-12-31 - 2017-01-01
We be 'chatters' here. Wipe your feet before entering.
2016-12-31 (09:13:16 - 16:13:21)
(cybcls) What is the voice of reason?
2016-12-31 (04:13:14 - 08:13:15)
(lyrael) <Gnomon> the room always needs at least one nattering nabob of negativity
2016-12-29 - 2016-12-31
(cybcls) What message are you sending to the world?
2016-12-27 - 2016-12-29
(lyrael) YOU....why do YOU exist????
2016-12-26 - 2016-12-27
'Tis the Season to be Jolly
2016-12-25 - 2016-12-26
(lyrael) Merry Criticalmass to All!
2016-12-24 - 2016-12-25
Merry Christmas to All and to All a Good Night
2016-12-24 (17:12:28 - 17:12:28)
(wutygr) let's Make Humanity Great Again! it's going to be big!
2016-12-24 (16:12:28 - 16:12:28)
Peace on Earth, Yeah, Right
2016-12-21 - 2016-12-24
(inhahe) Welcome to #philosophical: philosophy of life, metaphysics, philosophy of science, ethics, epistemology, futurology, etc. What's your conundrum?
2016-12-21 (05:12:01 - 21:12:07)
(Gnomon) all your topic are belong to us
2016-12-21 (03:12:00 - 03:12:00)
<mbog> what is Natural Law?
2016-12-20 - 2016-12-21
"Lefties Have Come Unhinged Over Russia" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGMIMv8JQag
2016-12-18 - 2016-12-20
(LionClan) Existence is real, imaginary, or abstract. -Karl Popper
2016-12-18 (04:11:39 - 07:11:41)
(Gnomon) All your toothbrush are belong to us
2016-12-16 - 2016-12-18
"I just know that the CIA is not hindered in its operations by any moral principles." -- JohnGuru
2016-12-14 - 2016-12-16
(lyrael) Does "Waxing Philosophical" draw the big crowds?
2016-12-12 - 2016-12-13
(lyrael) when does random chat supercede the purpose of the channel?
2016-12-10 - 2016-12-11
(victora) <Biochemical brains for robotics are near, what would it be capable of, pain, limits, duality, multiple consciousness>
2016-12-09 - 2016-12-10
(LionClan) Steve Patterson - Logic and Infinity
2016-12-09 (03:10:38 - 09:10:49)
(victora) <Do not mention Diving to Victora>
2016-12-08 - 2016-12-09
(lyrael) Kermit saves business: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2pk174
2016-12-07 - 2016-12-08
Noam Chomsky on Chess Computers - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdbWSQyfa2g
2016-12-05 - 2016-12-07
(lyrael) Quantum theory without Observers - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsBbKeOd3qw
2016-12-07 (13:10:28 - 13:10:28)
(lyrael) Happy Noam Chomsky Day!
2016-12-05 (17:10:13 - 18:10:15)
Quantum theory without Observers - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsBbKeOd3qw
2016-12-03 - 2016-12-04
(victora) <Preeminant Guru of Universe Victora, full stop>
2016-12-03 (04:09:59 - 14:10:01)
(cybcls) johnguru[1]: The preeminent philosophy master in the universe
2016-12-03 (01:09:59 - 02:09:59)
(victora) <If death results in nothingness to us, why make plans like wills and Insurance>
2016-12-01 - 2016-12-03
2016-12-01 (02:09:53 - 12:09:48)
In what sense is time a dimension of space?
2016-11-30 - 2016-12-01
(victora) <Welcome everyone to Philosophical>
2016-11-30 (00:09:37 - 15:09:41)
2016-11-27 - 2016-11-29
(lyrael) Phil-oh-sew-fee the fee Dr. Phil charges you for sewing a button.
2016-11-27 (01:09:15 - 09:09:17)
(JohnGuru) Do you have any Philosophical Ideation today?
2016-11-25 - 2016-11-27
(lyrael) <@JohnGuru> F = G(m1xm2)/r^2
2016-11-25 (07:09:04 - 12:09:05)
(lyrael) How does Language shape Thought?
2016-11-24 - 2016-11-25
(lyrael) <wutygr> I suppose left shift elite is a mac hotkey
2016-11-23 (01:08:49 - 22:08:56)
2016-11-22 (08:08:44 - 21:08:48)
(lyrael) Congratulations to Fixion (just hired) as official Congressional Committee SCIENCE MONKEY!
2016-11-21 - 2016-11-22
(lyrael) Help Wanted: Science Monkey for Congressional Science Committee, apply 1600 pennesylvania ave...
2016-11-19 - 2016-11-20
How do you define "reality?"
2016-11-19 (03:08:33 - 22:08:27)
Bill Moyers: What the 1% Don't Want you to Know - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzQYA9Qjsi0
2016-11-18 - 2016-11-19
What is the role of consciousness in the construction of time?
2016-11-18 (16:08:22 - 19:08:22)
Zygmunt Bauman's "Liquid Modernity" - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Late_modernity
2016-11-16 - 2016-11-18
Johann Georg Hamann (1730-1788) http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/hamann/
2016-11-15 - 2016-11-16
(LionClan) 7/11 was a part time job. (bananstol)
2016-11-12 - 2016-11-14
(LionClan) Existence is real, imaginary, or abstract. - Karl Popper
2016-11-12 (07:10:39 - 09:10:36)
(lyrael) <coney> OH LOOK! life :) hi yas all
2016-11-11 - 2016-11-12
Remember, there is nothing new about Washington screwing us- the only questions are Who, and How
2016-11-09 - 2016-11-11
Good Bye and Good Riddance, Hillary Rodham Clinton
2016-11-09 (08:10:18 - 15:10:21)
(lyrael) Congratulations to President Elect Trump on the Best Words.
2016-11-08 - 2016-11-09
(lyrael) Can we build A Democracy without losing control over it? : Lawrence Fine - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a97J7j84gWY
2016-11-07 (02:10:06 - 23:10:09)
Can we build AI without losing control over it? : Sam Harris - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nt3edWLgIg
2016-11-04 - 2016-11-06
If you had a time machine, where would you go?
2016-11-02 - 2016-11-03
Plato asked "What is Justice?" - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justice
2016-11-01 - 2016-11-02
Epiphenomenalism (in Philo of Mind) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epiphenomenalism
2016-10-28 - 2016-10-31
The Pressure of Meaning (Slavoj Zizek) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qVAxuHRKOw
2016-10-26 - 2016-10-28
2016-10-25 - 2016-10-26
Gramsci and post-marxist political thought: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hegemony_and_Socialist_Strategy
2016-10-24 - 2016-10-25
Life on Other Worlds: Go Home!
2016-10-18 - 2016-10-24
2016-10-22 - 2016-10-23
Autumnal Equinox brings out the Pumpkins
2016-10-21 - 2016-10-22
2016-10-20 - 2016-10-21
2016-10-18 (11:53:13 - 11:53:13)
(neops) What makes culture...culture?
2016-10-18 (01:53:11 - 10:53:11)
Topic for next week has not yet been selected.
2016-10-17 - 2016-10-18
2016-10-12 - 2016-10-17
2016-10-16 (16:17:03 - 16:17:03)
The regularly planned discussion for today will be held tonight. All yous here now are 'safe'
2016-10-14 (01:16:50 - 13:16:51)
General Chat and Major Confusion. Corporal Punishment comes later.
2016-10-11 - 2016-10-12
Sir Karl Popper, Austrian/British Philosopher (1902-1994) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Popper
2016-10-10 - 2016-10-11
Hannah Arendt, German/American Philosopher (1906-1975) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hannah_Arendt
2016-10-09 - 2016-10-10
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, French Philosopher & Jesuit Priest (1881-1955) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierre_Teilhard_de_Chardin
2016-10-05 - 2016-10-09
2016-10-04 - 2016-10-05
2016-10-02 - 2016-10-04
George Berkeley, British Philosopher (1685-1763) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Berkeley
2016-10-01 - 2016-10-02
John Searle, American Philosopher (1932-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Searle
2016-09-30 - 2016-10-01
Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Essayist (1803-1862) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson
2016-09-28 - 2016-09-30
Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling, German Philosopher (1775-1854) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Wilhelm_Joseph_Schelling
2016-09-27 - 2016-09-28
Philosophical talk, among other things except for math, which is to be avoided.
2016-09-26 - 2016-09-27
Chat about Games, Movies, and Other Stuff
2016-09-13 - 2016-09-26
Intro to the Philosophy of Mathematics - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqGXdh6zb2k
2016-09-26 (01:14:59 - 11:15:02)
<inhahe_> technology doesn't necessarily make us happier
2016-09-10 - 2016-09-26
Immanuel Kant, German Philosopher (1724-1804) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immanuel_Kant
2016-09-24 - 2016-09-25
A. J. Ayer, British Philosopher (1910-1989) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._J._Ayer
2016-09-24 (04:14:40 - 14:14:43)
(lyrael) <Emir27> can adherence to the ideal of love be described as a desire for unification?
2016-09-23 - 2016-09-24
(lyrael) Jack Russell Terrier, Dog, (?) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Russell_Terrier
2016-09-23 (15:14:36 - 15:14:36)
Daniel Dennett to Neuroscientists : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBrSdlOhIx4
2016-09-23 (07:14:28 - 14:14:41)
Bertrand Russell, Logician-Philosopher, (1872 - 1970) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertrand_Russell
2016-09-22 - 2016-09-23
Bertrand Russell, British Philosopher (1872-1970) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertrand_Russell
2016-09-22 (07:14:21 - 12:14:29)
Dwayne Dibley for PRESIDENT!!!! http://i.imgur.com/v9iKlZI.gif
2016-09-21 - 2016-09-22
David Schwimmer (1966-) "Friend" - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Schwimmer
2016-09-19 - 2016-09-21
David Chalmers, Australian Philosopher (1966-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Chalmers
2016-09-19 (11:14:11 - 15:14:16)
(lyrael) September 19th is "International Talk Like a Pirate Day" Arrrrrrrrrr.
2016-09-18 - 2016-09-19
Ernest Hemingway, American author (1899-1961) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernest_Hemingway
2015-09-20 - 2016-09-18
(JohnGuru) "I know it's nonsense, but what I want to know is, Is it the right kind of nonsense?" -- the Mad Hatter
2016-09-17 - 2016-09-18
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, aka Lewis Carroll, English writer (1832-1898) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Carroll
2016-09-16 - 2016-09-17
Daniel Dennett, American Philosopher (1942-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Dennett
2016-09-15 - 2016-09-16
Henry David Thoreau, American Philosopher, essayist, poet - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_David_Thoreau
2016-09-14 - 2016-09-15
Adam Smith, Scottish Moral Philosopher (1723-1790) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Smith
2016-09-14 (09:13:48 - 14:13:45)
(lyrael) Can it really be true all the Trolls on IRC have "over 200" I.Q.s???
2016-09-12 - 2016-09-13
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French Philosopher (1712-1778) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Jacques_Rousseau
2016-09-11 - 2016-09-12
Louis Althusser, French Marxist Philosopher (1918-1990) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_Althusser
2016-09-09 - 2016-09-10
Edmund Husserl, German Philosopher (1859-1938) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Husserl
2016-09-09 (02:13:18 - 02:13:18)
(JohnGuru) Open for Business
2016-09-08 - 2016-09-09
Henri Bergson, French Philosopher (1859-1941) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henri_Bergson
2016-09-07 - 2016-09-08
Judith Butler, American Philosopher & Gender Theorist (1956-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judith_Butler
2016-09-06 - 2016-09-07
Hilary Putnam, American Philosopher (1926-2016) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilary_Putnam
2016-09-06 (03:07:49 - 14:07:53)
Code Yellow: Bosses in the house
2016-09-05 - 2016-09-06
(JohnGuru) Code Green: No philosophy in progress
2016-09-04 - 2016-09-05
(JohnGuru) Caution: Philosophy in Progress. Enter at Own Risk
2016-09-04 (15:07:42 - 19:07:54)
Cornel West, American Philosopher (1953-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornel_West
2016-09-02 - 2016-09-04
Explaining the Death of Logical Positivism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Logical_positivism
2016-09-04 (02:07:44 - 02:07:44)
Ted Talk: Have we Reached the End of Physics? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWPFJgLAzu4&index=17&list=WL
2016-09-03 - 2016-09-04
Ludwig Wittgenstein, Austrian-British Philosopher (1889-1951) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludwig_Wittgenstein
2016-09-01 - 2016-09-02
2016-09-01 (10:07:28 - 15:07:33)
(lyrael) Rene Descartes- Meditations on First Philosophy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZBwsfHGv04&list=PLV02BjWmPFat9VRFBLGyfi97avivZS_cW
2016-08-31 - 2016-09-01
(lyrael) Plato, Greek Philosopher (428BC-348BC) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plato
2016-08-30 - 2016-08-31
Plato, Greek Philosopher (428BC-348BC) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plato
2016-08-29 - 2016-08-30
John Stuart Mill, English Philosopher (1806-1873) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Stuart_Mill
2016-08-28 - 2016-08-29
Noam Chomsky, American Linguist, Philosopher (1928-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noam_Chomsky
2016-08-27 - 2016-08-28
Baruch Spinoza, Dutch Philosopher (1632-1677) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baruch_Spinoza
2016-08-26 - 2016-08-27
Aristotle, Greek Philosopher (384BC-322BC) Classical - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aristotle
2016-08-24 - 2016-08-26
Arthur Schopenhauer, German Philosopher (1788-1860) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Schopenhauer
2016-08-23 - 2016-08-24
Francis Bacon, English philosopher (1581-1626) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Bacon
2016-08-23 (08:06:38 - 14:06:26)
(lyrael) Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, German Philosopher (1770-1831) Idealist - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georg_Wilhelm_Friedrich_Hegel
2016-08-23 (05:06:33 - 07:06:32)
(lyrael) System der Sittlichkeit (System of Ethical Life) 1802-03: https://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/hegel/works/se/
2016-08-22 - 2016-08-23
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, German Philosopher (1770-1831) Idealist - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georg_Wilhelm_Friedrich_Hegel
2016-08-21 - 2016-08-22
Martin Heidegger, German Philosopher (1889-1976) Metaphysics, Existentialism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Heidegger
2016-08-20 - 2016-08-21
Rebecca Goldstein, American Philosopher (1950-) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebecca_Goldstein
2016-08-19 - 2016-08-20
Slavoj Žižek, Slovenian Philosopher (1949-) Social Commentary - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavoj_%C5%BDi%C5%BEek
2016-08-18 - 2016-08-19
Jean-Paul Sartre, French Philosopher (1905-1980) Existentialism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Paul_Sartre
2016-08-17 - 2016-08-18
Charles Sanders Peirce, American Philosopher (1839-1914) Pragmatism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Sanders_Peirce
2016-08-16 - 2016-08-17
Philosopher of the Day: Soren Kierkegaard. Google him yourself.
2016-08-15 - 2016-08-16
Friedrich Nietzsche, German Philosopher (1844-1900) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Nietzsche
2016-08-14 - 2016-08-15
Conservatism: What's it all about?
2016-08-13 - 2016-08-14
Ernesto Laclau, Argentine Philosopher & Political Theorist (1935-2014) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernesto_Laclau
2016-08-12 - 2016-08-13
John Dewey, American Philosopher (1859-1952) Pragmatism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dewey
2016-08-11 - 2016-08-12
Epicurus, Greek Philosopher 341 BC-270 BC - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epicurus
2016-08-11 (14:05:25 - 14:05:25)
(lyrael) whoops, forget i said that
2016-08-10 - 2016-08-11
(lyrael) Peter Singer - 1946 to ??, Hedonistic Utilitarian: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Singer
2016-08-08 - 2016-08-10
John Locke, British Philosopher (1632-1704) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Locke
2016-08-07 - 2016-08-08
Paul Feyerabend, American Philosopher of Science (1924-1994) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Feyerabend
2016-08-06 - 2016-08-07
Rudolf Carnap, German-American Philosopher (1891-1970) Logic, Phil of Science - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudolf_Carnap
2016-08-06 (03:04:56 - 13:05:04)
(JohnGuru) Round Table Saturday 9pm ET: Given that AI will bring many benefits, How great are the dangers?
2016-08-05 - 2016-08-06
Richard Rorty, American Philosopher (1931-2007) Pragmatism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Rorty
2016-08-04 - 2016-08-05
Bernard Williams, British philosophy (1929-2003) ethics - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernard_Williams
2016-08-04 (05:04:47 - 15:04:42)
(JohnGuru) Round table, Saturday 9pm ET: American Empire, is the cost worth it?
2016-08-03 - 2016-08-04
Antonio Gramsci, Italian political theorist, neo-marxist (1891-1937) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonio_Gramsci
2016-08-02 - 2016-08-03
Daniel Dennett, American Philosopher, naturalism (1942-) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Dennett
2016-08-01 - 2016-08-02
A. J. Ayer, British Philosopher (1910-1989) logical positivist - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._J._Ayer
2016-08-01 (10:27:01 - 14:27:03)
(lyrael) August Cieszkowski, Polish philosoophier and economist (1814-1894) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_Cieszkowski
2016-07-31 - 2016-08-01
Gottlob Frege, German philosopher and logician (1848-1925) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gottlob_Frege
2016-07-31 (17:26:59 - 17:26:59)
(JohnGuru) Ferdinand Frege (361 AD -365 AD)
2016-07-31 (05:27:01 - 16:27:04)
(samovar) <Cosmophile> If you're in Heaven watching your loved ones suffer in Hell. Is Heaven perfect? How can you be happy if your loved ones are burning.
2016-07-30 - 2016-07-31
(samovar) Round Table discussion tonight. 9 p.m. EST: Topic: How do we cope with the Holodeck?
2016-07-30 (16:26:53 - 19:26:46)
(samovar) Axioms of Modal Logic
2016-07-30 (05:26:55 - 14:26:44)
(lyrael) Hypatia of Alexandria, born 350-70? died 415 - murdered by conservatives https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypatia
2016-07-30 (03:26:54 - 03:26:54)
(lyrael) Hypatia of Alexandria, born 350-70? died 415 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypatia
2016-07-30 (02:26:41 - 02:26:41)
2016-07-29 - 2016-07-30
(JohnGuru) Sunday Round table, 9pm ET: How can we cope with the Holocaust?
2016-07-29 (15:26:47 - 18:26:40)
David Chalmers, Australian Philosopher 1966-Present (philosophy of mind) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Chalmers
2016-07-29 (13:26:47 - 13:26:47)
(lyrael) let's stick to more philosophical stuff, it keeps JohnGuru here longer
2016-07-29 (04:26:37 - 12:26:46)
(lyrael) X changes topic to: (JohnGuru) No Jew Talk Tonight, on pain of death (more of a suggestion really, let's stick to more philosophical stuff)
2016-07-29 (03:26:37 - 03:26:37)
(lyrael) a man you can bait with a tweet is not a man you can trust with nuclear weapons
2016-07-29 (01:26:38 - 02:26:39)
(JohnGuru) No Jew Talk Tonight, on pain of death
2016-07-28 (17:26:43 - 22:26:37)
Thomas Kuhn, American Philosopher (philosophy of science) 1922-1996 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Kuhn
2016-07-28 (03:26:38 - 14:26:35)
Saturday night Round Table 9pm ET. Topic: How can we cope with the Holocaust?
2016-07-28 (02:26:39 - 02:26:39)
Saturday night Round Table 9pm ET: Can you ever accept that a robot is conscious?
2016-07-27 - 2016-07-28
(JohnGuru) Maurice Merleau-Ponty, French Philosopher 1908-1961 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Merleau-Ponty
2016-07-27 (02:26:25 - 15:26:41)
Round Table Discussion Saturday 9pm ET: How can we "digest" the reality of the Holocaust
2016-07-26 - 2016-07-27
Sir Karl Popper, British Philosopher (philosophy of science) 1902-1994 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Popper
2016-07-26 (05:26:27 - 13:26:34)
(LionClan) Feel the Bern, We must elect Hillary Clinton
2016-07-26 (01:26:19 - 02:26:25)
(samovar) <JohnGuru> I am not above criticism
2016-07-25 (23:26:19 - 23:26:19)
(JohnGuru) Friida has stolen my topic again
2016-07-25 (19:26:24 - 22:26:25)
(lyrael) <JohnGuru> rocks can live for millions of years. Be a rock.
2016-07-24 - 2016-07-25
2016-07-24 (18:26:12 - 21:26:25)
G. E. Moore, British Philosopher ("Common Sense Philosophy") 1873-1958 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._E._Moore
2016-07-24 (06:26:09 - 15:26:10)
Sunday Round Table, all day. Topic: Is Buddhism Obsolete?
2016-07-24 (01:26:06 - 05:26:21)
Saturday Round Table, 9pm ET. Topic: Is Morality Obsolete?
2016-07-23 - 2016-07-24
(JohnGuru) Saturday Round Table, 9pm ET. Topic: Is Morality Obsolete?
2016-07-22 - 2016-07-23
René Descartes, French Philosopher and Mathematician, 1596-1650 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ren%C3%A9_Descartes
2016-07-21 - 2016-07-22
(JohnGuru) Round table discussion, Saturday night 9pm ET: Is Morality Obsolete?
2016-07-21 (11:09:55 - 23:09:51)
(JohnGuru) Round table discussion, Saturday night 9pm ET: Is Morality Obscene?
2016-07-20 - 2016-07-21
George Berkeley, British Philosopher (metaphysics) 1685-1753 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Berkeley
2016-07-19 - 2016-07-20
(samovar) David Hume, Scottish Philosopher 1711-1776 (skepticism, empiricism) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Hume
2016-07-18 - 2016-07-19
Hilary Putnam, American Philosopher 1926-2016 (philosophy of science) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilary_Putnam
2016-07-18 (02:09:36 - 20:09:41)
Michelle Alexander on 'The New Jim Crow': https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gln1JwDUI64
2016-07-17 - 2016-07-18
Alfred North Whitehead, British Philosopher & Mathematician, 1861-1947 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_North_Whitehead
2016-07-16 - 2016-07-17
Plato, Greek Philosopher (idealist) 428-348 BC - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plato
2016-07-16 (05:09:26 - 15:09:23)
(JohnGuru) So, what is happiness, and what makes scientists think they can measure it?
2016-07-15 - 2016-07-16
Walter Benjamin, German Philosopher 1892-1940 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Benjamin
2016-07-15 (16:09:25 - 16:09:25)
(JohnGuru) Walter Benjamin, German Philosopher 1892-1940 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Benjamin
2016-07-14 - 2016-07-15
Socrates, Greek Philosopher 470-399BC - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Socrates
2016-07-14 (04:09:16 - 13:09:11)
Chomsky: Deciphering Foreign Policy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvZRsdHgxgA
2016-07-13 - 2016-07-14
John Stuart Mill, British Philosopher 1806-1873 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Stuart_Mill
2016-07-13 (10:09:05 - 14:09:05)
2016-07-13 (03:09:02 - 09:09:05)
John Locke, British Philosopher 1632-1704 Declaration of Human Rights - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQtYlkwR8lM
2016-07-12 - 2016-07-13
2016-07-11 - 2016-07-12
2016-07-11 (07:09:06 - 14:08:53)
2016-07-11 (02:08:50 - 06:09:05)
Sunday night is Chat Night!
2016-07-10 - 2016-07-11
(JohnGuru) Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Philosopher 1803-1882 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson (see also Transcendentalism)
2016-07-09 - 2016-07-10
(JohnGuru) John Rawls, American Philosopher 1921-2002 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Rawls
2016-07-10 (01:08:59 - 01:08:59)
(JohnGuru) Planned Discussion: Liberalism, Saturday night 9pm ET. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberalism
2016-07-09 - 2016-07-10
(lyrael) Lou Rawls, American Singer 1933-2006 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lou_Rawls
2016-02-24 - 2016-07-09
Michelle Alexander, author of "The New Jim Crow" - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gln1JwDUI64
2016-07-08 (09:08:38 - 16:08:46)
2016-07-08 (04:08:36 - 05:08:43)
Saturday night business as usual
2016-07-08 (03:08:36 - 03:08:36)
Saturday evening 9pm ET : Liberalism, a planned discussion, Pro's and Con's, or, why aren't YOU on board?
2016-07-07 (16:08:40 - 23:08:35)
Michael Sandel, American Philosopher 1953-present - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_J._Sandel
2016-07-06 - 2016-07-07
Jean-Paul Sartre, French Existentialist Philosopher 1905-1980 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Paul_Sartre
2016-07-06 (00:08:36 - 15:08:34)
(lyrael) Capitalism is the astounding belief that the wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone. - Keynes
2016-07-05 (16:08:34 - 22:08:23)
(JohnGuru) Round Table Discussion: Saturday July 9 9pm ET: Liberalism, the Good and the Bad
2016-07-05 (03:08:32 - 15:08:34)
(JohnGuru) Happy Independence Day Americans
2016-07-04 (13:08:15 - 22:08:18)
It is not logical to post a topic here wishing the United States a happy Independence Day, for there is no other nation so dependent on Imperialistic expansion
2016-07-03 - 2016-07-04
(lyrael) sooooo....wtf is Godwin's Law anyhoo?
2016-07-02 - 2016-07-03
(lyrael) Godwin's Law welcomed here
2016-07-01 - 2016-07-02
(lyrael) Godwin's Law prohibited here
2016-07-01 (10:07:56 - 20:07:58)
(lyrael) upcoming vote for chatxit, make sure you are hammered!
2015-09-30 - 2016-07-01
Why is a raven like a writing desk?
2016-06-05 - 2016-06-30
2016-06-29 - 2016-06-30
(JohnGuru) Immanuel Kan, German Philosopher (and Optimist) 1724-1804 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immanuel_Kant
2016-06-28 - 2016-06-29
(JohnGuru) Immanuel Kant, German Philosopher (and Idealist) 1724-1804 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immanuel_Kant
2016-06-27 - 2016-06-28
(JohnGuru) John Dewey, American Philosopher 1859-1952 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dewey
2016-06-26 - 2016-06-27
Sunday Round Table: The Mind-body problem, what do you believe?
2016-06-26 (02:26:17 - 02:26:17)
(JohnGuru) Libertarianism: Who does it benefit?
2016-06-25 - 2016-06-26
(JohnGuru) Cornel West, American Philosopher 1953-present - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornel_West
2016-06-24 - 2016-06-25
(JohnGuru) Bertrand Russell, British Philosopher 1872-1970 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertrand_Russell
2016-06-23 - 2016-06-24
(JohnGuru) Noam Chomsky, American Philosopher 1928-present - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noam_Chomsky
2016-06-23 (02:26:08 - 13:26:03)
(JohnGuru) Noam Chomsky on Religion - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SNDG7ErY-k4
2016-06-22 - 2016-06-23
(JohnGuru) Charles Sanders Pierce, American Philosopher 1839-1914
2016-06-21 (11:25:47 - 11:25:47)
(lyrael) Dr Pepper, American Soft Drink (and philosopher) 1885-present - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr_Pepper
2016-06-20 - 2016-06-21
(JohnGuru) Sir Karl Popper, British Philosopher 1902-1994 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Popper
2016-06-19 (07:25:42 - 09:25:35)
*** CHAT NIGHT *** BYOB
2016-06-18 (18:25:44 - 18:25:44)
(JohnGuru) David Chalmers, Australian Philosopher & Cognitive Scientist, 1966-Present - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Chalmers
2016-06-17 (16:25:33 - 16:25:33)
(JohnGuru) William James, American Philosopher 1842-1910 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_James
2016-06-17 (08:25:25 - 14:25:32)
(JohnGuru) David Hume, Scottish Philosopher 1711-1776
2016-06-16 (08:25:34 - 11:25:33)
(lyrael) Jane Heal, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, 1946 to present
2016-06-15 (17:25:25 - 17:25:25)
(JohnGuru) Willard Van Ormond Quine, American Philosopher 1908-2000
2016-06-14 - 2016-06-15
(JohnGuru) John Dewey, American Philoxopher 1859-1952
2016-06-13 - 2016-06-14
(JohnGuru) John Searle, American Philosopher 1932-
2016-06-13 (06:25:03 - 08:25:11)
(JohnGuru) Richard Rorty, American Philosopher 1931-2007
2016-06-11 (17:25:01 - 17:25:01)
(JohnGuru) Remember, only you can prevent bad government
2015-09-10 - 2016-06-11
Democratic Socialism: Government of the People, by the People, and For the People
2016-06-10 (02:24:46 - 03:24:54)
Everyone appreciates your honesty, until you’re honest with them, then you’re the asshole -Carlin
2016-06-09 (17:24:52 - 19:24:45)
CNN -- Not the Place for Politics
2016-06-09 (10:24:55 - 15:24:57)
(lyrael) As a philosophical point, yes, two can be a bunch
2016-06-08 (14:24:37 - 23:24:40)
(LionClan) idealism leads to angst and to regret.
2016-06-07 - 2016-06-08
Occasionally Phliosophical
2016-06-05 - 2016-06-06
Amazing book: "The Parrot's Lament" by Eugene Linden, animal behaviorist and student of intelligence in animals
2016-06-05 (14:24:20 - 14:24:20)
This morning in #salon: More Wittgenstein
2016-06-04 (02:24:12 - 02:24:12)
How the heck you say 'Come to my channel' in Spanglish?
2016-06-03 - 2016-06-04
(JohnGuru) What the heck is "numero ocho"
2016-06-02 - 2016-06-03
(JohnGuru) What discovery in Science proved that there is no fundamental difference between life and inanimate material?
2016-06-01 - 2016-06-02
(JohnGuru) WARNING! Andromeda Galaxy on collision course with Earth!
2016-05-30 - 2016-06-01
Bernie Sanders. Continuing the New Deal. Join the Movement. www.berniesanders.com
2016-05-31 (16:24:09 - 23:24:10)
2015-07-19 - 2016-05-31
2016-05-30 (14:23:48 - 14:23:48)
Welcome to Philosophy
2015-09-13 - 2016-05-29
2016-05-29 (14:23:46 - 15:23:45)
This morning in #salon: Tractatus 4.1, Philosophy vs. Science; Internal vs. External Properties
2016-05-28 - 2016-05-29
(JohnGuru) What is Public Transportation?
2016-05-27 - 2016-05-28
(JohnGuru) In Marx's critique of capitalism, What is commodity fetishism?
2016-05-26 - 2016-05-27
<coney> ... you can get decent fried chicken from someone who is not corrupted by learning other things
2016-05-26 (08:23:25 - 17:23:35)
(lyrael) Electrons don't dance
2016-05-26 (04:23:38 - 06:23:25)
(JohnGuru) Are communist nations actually red?
2016-05-25 - 2016-05-26
(JohnGuru) Do you like Electrons?
2016-05-23 - 2016-05-25
(JohnGuru) The long wait for Hillary Clinton to quit her campaign
2016-05-23 (01:43:27 - 12:43:27)
(JohnGuru) intermission - Chat Night will resume shortly
2016-04-07 - 2016-05-23
Michael Sandel Debates the World, and more http://www.theguardian.com/world/philosophy
2016-05-22 (13:43:23 - 14:43:24)
(JohnGuru) This morning in #salon: Wittgenstein's Tractatus, Section 4 - 4.064
2016-05-21 - 2016-05-22
(JohnGuru) Compassion is our greatest strength; fear, our greatest weakness
2016-05-21 (02:43:12 - 02:43:12)
Philosophical, the home of generous inference
2016-05-20 - 2016-05-21
Global Wealth Inequality, please watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1I6ico-fOA
2015-10-11 - 2016-05-20
Gobal Wealth Inequality, please watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1I6ico-fOA
2016-05-20 (01:43:15 - 15:43:16)
(JohnGuru) Joe Biden: "There is no fundamental split in the Democratic party."
2016-05-18 (14:42:59 - 16:43:04)
Debbie Wasserman-Schultz & The Democratic Party Must Surrender to The Force
2016-05-18 (01:43:00 - 02:42:55)
(JohnGuru) We're Screwed
2016-05-17 - 2016-05-18
Nothing To See Here. Move Along.
2016-05-17 (01:42:49 - 01:42:49)
(JohnGuru) Should Corporations be treated as People with the rights and privileges of people?
2016-05-16 - 2016-05-17
(JohnGuru) Bernie Sanders Takes Down Alan Greenspan - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-G2PjtRS9bE
2016-04-05 - 2016-05-16
For a good time, visit http://www.philosophynews.com/
2016-05-15 (14:42:43 - 14:42:43)
in #salon this morning: Wittgenstein's Tractatus, Section 4 (episode 1)
2016-05-15 (02:42:37 - 13:42:47)
(JohnGuru) Is 'Morality' an Obsolete Concept, a dead holdover from bygone days?
2016-05-14 - 2016-05-15
<ahabthewhalr> If you could just go away. Maybe for 6 months or so
2016-05-13 - 2016-05-14
anti-LGBT Laws in NC facing Stiff Opposition from DOJ
2016-05-12 - 2016-05-13
2016-05-12 (05:42:27 - 14:42:27)
(lyrael) Interaction of Soliton Solutions to the Two-Component Defocusing Nonlinear Schrӧedinger Equation
2016-05-11 - 2016-05-12
(lyrael) Welcome to #philosophical, come in, sit down, have a mean discussion about race (hint: it's a race to the bottom)
2016-05-11 (15:42:21 - 22:42:22)
Bernie Sanders Wins West Virginia 51-36
2016-05-11 (02:42:23 - 14:42:21)
Bernie Sanders Wins West Virginia 55-43%
2016-05-10 - 2016-05-11
The idea of Matter in its traditional form is no longer valid, no longer accepted. -- Noam Chomsky
2016-05-09 - 2016-05-10
New home for wayward control freaks ... https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/ -- Support Bernie Sanders
2016-05-08 (14:42:03 - 14:42:03)
In #salon .. news at 11
2016-05-08 (03:41:56 - 13:42:02)
(JohnGuru) Happy 41st Birthday, Samovar :)
2016-05-06 - 2016-05-08
2016-05-06 (17:41:43 - 17:41:43)
(lyrael) if a tree falls on forrest gump, does it make a sound?
2016-05-06 (16:41:44 - 16:41:44)
If a tree falls in the forest, does it make a sound?
2016-05-06 (05:41:50 - 15:41:52)
Ok, fine, nothing exists unless you're there to witness it, so....are you still going to pay your taxes?
2016-05-06 (03:41:41 - 04:41:44)
Are Humans understandable as fully deterministic machines
2016-05-03 - 2016-05-05
Philosophy of American Politics: Has the Success of Donald Trump Disproved the Use of Primaries to Nominate Candidates?
2016-05-02 - 2016-05-03
(lyrael) what should the last spartan do?
2016-05-02 (04:00:01 - 08:41:25)
Now it says CHAT NIGHT in the Topic
2016-04-30 - 2016-05-02
Today would be a good day to be Saturday - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two_truths_doctrine
2016-04-29 - 2016-04-30
(JohnGuru) Today would be a good day to be Friday
2016-04-29 (02:59:48 - 14:59:55)
2016-04-28 - 2016-04-29
(lyrael) <McBoatFacer> you people are morons
2016-02-08 - 2016-04-27
Welcome to Chat Night
2016-04-26 (15:59:28 - 23:59:30)
thymos^ has joined #Philosophical
2016-04-25 - 2016-04-26
(JohnGuru) wutygr, I realize there is an "it"
2016-04-24 - 2016-04-25
Welcome to Weekend Chat
2016-04-23 (16:59:12 - 22:59:14)
If it ends up being Clinton vs. Trump, how can the voters choose between such flawed candidates?
2016-04-22 - 2016-04-23
Scientist examines atomic structure of shoes to reveal whether they are on sale
2016-04-20 - 2016-04-21
Try to say something intelligent today, and shock the hell out of me
2016-04-18 - 2016-04-20
(lyrael) <pavig> philosophy is a bit like sport. if it doesn't hurt you aren't really trying
2016-04-18 (06:58:34 - 19:58:37)
(lyrael) 22-Post-Modernists-Derrida-assume relativism is right, do truth and morality adjust with culture and prejudice?
2016-04-18 (05:58:40 - 05:58:40)
(lyrael) It's Shat night, William Shatner, discuss
2016-04-18 (04:58:37 - 04:58:37)
*** Peace on Earth, Good Will Toward Men ***
2016-04-17 - 2016-04-18
(LionClan) To me eternity is not such a long time. -Roger Penrose
2016-04-17 (13:58:37 - 13:58:37)
This morning in #salon : Wittgenstein's Tractatus, sections 2.1-3.0
2016-04-17 (00:58:30 - 12:58:42)
(JohnGuru) Welcome to Weekend Chat
2016-04-16 (16:58:31 - 23:58:33)
2016-04-16 (02:58:36 - 15:58:32)
(JohnGuru) Is it Appropriate for CNN to Sell Products in the Middle of a Presidential Debate?
2016-04-16 (00:58:28 - 01:58:24)
(JohnGuru) Should a DNA test be required for a marriage license- to determine the "birth" sex of the applicants?
2016-04-15 (07:58:22 - 22:58:27)
(lyrael) What you want is freedom from choice, what you got is freedom of choice - Devo
2016-04-14 - 2016-04-15
High-energy physics. Building our future for a better planet, a better life. Give today!
2016-04-13 (00:58:10 - 15:58:14)
(JohnGuru) Paul Ryan says he will not run if nominated, and will not serve if elected. But who believes him?
2016-04-12 (16:58:08 - 22:58:15)
(JohnGuru) Do your own physics experiments, Buy a Supercollider today! only US1.2 billion
2016-04-12 (01:58:02 - 14:58:03)
Philosophy News from Around the Web : http://philosophy.alltop.com/
2016-04-10 (15:57:50 - 16:57:53)
(JohnGuru) Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton would be preferable to any of the Republican candidates. In Bernie we Trust.
2016-04-09 - 2016-04-10
(lyrael) the quality of our thoughts and our ideas can only be as good as the quality of our language - George Carlin
2016-04-09 (00:57:46 - 09:57:47)
Funnygirl Hillary Clinton wins awards for her role as Inept Subway Rider in "New York City"
2016-04-06 (00:57:22 - 13:57:30)
Topics? Who needs them?!
2016-04-05 (23:57:33 - 23:57:33)
All things come and go, everything…so then, “Who are you, really?”
2016-04-05 (13:57:25 - 13:57:25)
<thymos_> democracy involves the people deciding on the size and role of govt to begin with
2016-04-03 - 2016-04-05
Bernie Sanders + Noam Chomsky: Deciphering Foreign Policy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvZRsdHgxgA
2016-04-04 (00:57:14 - 00:57:14)
(JohnGuru) Clinton. The only words she speaks that you can believe are "The," "an," and "to" (maybe "of" and "is")
2016-04-03 (18:57:13 - 21:57:14)
(lyrael) <mbog> sharpie theseus is not a googlewhack
2016-04-03 (15:57:19 - 17:57:15)
2016-04-03 (14:57:08 - 14:57:08)
This morning in #salon: Wittgenstein's Tractatus, section 2 take 2
2016-03-31 - 2016-04-02
(lyrael) Capitalist :: a person who has a lot of money, property, etc., and who uses those things to produce more money.
2016-03-31 (14:56:51 - 21:56:54)
Is Science a Consequence of Capitalism? Or is Capitalism a side-effect of Science
2016-03-31 (01:56:50 - 13:56:46)
Bernie Sanders + Noam Chomsky: Deciphering Foreign Policy Jargon part 1/2 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvZRsdHgxgA
2016-03-30 - 2016-03-31
(lyrael) #15 Rationalists - Descartes, Kant - Reason being reliable source of knowledge, has pure thought reality, is sense experience just appearance?
2016-03-28 - 2016-03-30
2016-03-28 (16:56:36 - 19:56:38)
(lyrael) Beel the Ferne
2016-03-28 (08:56:39 - 15:56:30)
(lyrael) #9 Epicureans -Lucretius - If the naturalists are right about of reality, what implications has this for how to live our lives?
2016-03-27 - 2016-03-28
Chat Night. Slavoj Zizek in "We're Only Human, Part 1" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIxEbvE2zPE
2016-03-27 (14:56:28 - 14:56:28)
This morning in #salon: Wittgenstein's Tractatus section 2
2016-03-27 (09:56:23 - 13:56:25)
(lyrael) It's Zombie day, don't let anyone eat your brain
2016-03-27 (01:56:22 - 08:56:26)
Bernie Sanders sweeps Washington State, Alasker, and expected to do well in Hawaii too!
2016-03-26 - 2016-03-27
(lyrael) The Bermuda Triangle explained: Elvis needs boats....Elvis needs boats
2016-03-26 (13:56:23 - 18:56:19)
"The Scientific view of ourselves is deeply disturbing" - David Albert
2016-03-25 - 2016-03-26
<Ragtime^> What was the greatest scientific experiment in history?
2016-03-24 - 2016-03-25
Question of the Day - Why did the Russians pull out of Syria?
2016-03-24 (13:56:10 - 21:56:12)
Channel Manager Escapes God of Weather's Wrath
2016-03-24 (01:56:05 - 12:56:06)
Channel Manager under Attack by God of Weather
2016-03-22 - 2016-03-24
2016-03-21 - 2016-03-22
2016-03-21 (13:55:51 - 17:55:56)
More Primaries on Tuesday - The Drama Continues
2016-03-20 - 2016-03-21
Happy Birthday, Fixion!
2016-03-20 (13:55:48 - 14:55:36)
Happy Birthday, Fixion! This morning in #salon: Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
2016-03-20 (02:55:38 - 12:55:41)
<altered> the placebo effect is an interesting topic
2015-11-19 - 2016-03-20
War. n. 1. A game similar to cock fighting played by rich people using teenagers as combatants.
2016-03-19 - 2016-03-20
Refugee. n. 1. A person needing help; 2. (GOP) A minion of the Devil.
2016-03-17 - 2016-03-19
Is time distinct from the things that are IN time? That is, is Time a thing-in-itself?
2016-03-16 - 2016-03-17
(lyrael) Welcome to #philosophical. https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/ ...philosopherking at it's best!
2016-03-15 - 2016-03-16
Bernie's Best Lines - https://www.facebook.com/TheYoungTurks/videos/10153470726754205 ... RIP Hilary Putnam
2016-03-14 - 2016-03-15
<fattratt> Oh, it's pi day !!!!
2016-03-14 (02:55:01 - 06:55:10)
It's Chat Night!
2016-03-13 (13:54:57 - 14:54:59)
This morning in #salon - do animals have feelings?
2016-03-13 (06:54:52 - 12:55:03)
(lyrael) #10 - Stoics - Zeno of Citium: Can’t we find some balanced combination of the extreme doctrines, and then deduce a correct way of living?
2016-03-12 - 2016-03-13
Why is the Republican Party commiting Suicide this year? What's your explanation?
2016-03-11 - 2016-03-12
#20 - Logical Analysts - Russell: If problems are broken into steps, attention paid to precise logic, surely we can reach the truth?
2016-03-09 - 2016-03-10
Hope Springs Eternal -- Alexander Pope. Who was Pope? What is Hope?
2016-03-09 (03:54:34 - 15:54:32)
'Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Enter Here' - written over the gate to Hell
2016-03-08 - 2016-03-09
(lyrael) #21 - Pragmatists - Peirce: Can we bring philosophy closer to how normal people acquire knowledge and make decisions?
2016-03-07 - 2016-03-08
(lyrael) #18 - Phenomenologists - Husserl: If Kant has shown that knowledge depends on how our minds work, can we sometimes still get at the truth?
2016-03-07 (16:54:21 - 16:54:21)
Cogito Ergo Sum - I think, therefore I Add
2016-03-07 (02:54:14 - 15:54:18)
Democratic Debate in progress, CNN
2016-03-06 (14:54:12 - 15:54:13)
This morning in #salon: The Philosophy and Ethics of Arthur Schopenhauer
2016-03-06 (09:54:11 - 13:54:12)
(lyrael) #13 - Islamic Aristotelians - Averroes: How far can the ideas of Aristotle be fitted into the teachings of Mohammed in ‘The Koran’?
2016-03-06 (03:54:11 - 08:54:12)
(JohnGuru) Primary elections today in: Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, & Nebraska
2016-03-05 - 2016-03-06
(JohnGuru) Primary elections today in: Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine
2016-03-04 - 2016-03-05
(ForgeAus) The meaning of life and other marvels...
2016-03-04 (06:53:58 - 13:54:01)
(lyrael) #15 Rationalists - Leibniz: Reason is our only reliable source of knowledge, what can we deduce about reality from pure thought?
2016-03-04 (01:53:56 - 05:53:56)
GOP Debate, tonight 9pmET on Fox - see www.foxnews.com
2016-03-03 - 2016-03-04
(lyrael) #14 Empiricists - Hume - Sense experience is our only source of knowledge, how far can it extend, and what are the limitations?
2016-03-02 - 2016-03-03
(lyrael) #11 the Neo-Platonists: Plotinus "How far can reason go in deducing the true nature of reality behind the world of physical appearances?"
2016-02-29 - 2016-03-02
2016-02-29 (10:53:31 - 19:53:34)
(lyrael) Chat Night is over, it's now Cat Night
2016-02-29 (02:53:29 - 05:53:30)
Yes, it's Chat Night again!
2016-02-28 - 2016-02-29
2016-02-28 (16:53:23 - 21:53:31)
Fee Fi Fo Fum, I smell the blood of a TROLL
2016-02-28 (14:53:37 - 15:53:26)
This morning in #salon: Schopenhauer, "Will and Representation"
2016-02-28 (09:53:24 - 13:53:25)
(lyrael) Rockstars of Philosophy: Albert Camus - Absurdist - the efforts of humanity to find inherent meaning will ultimately fail
2016-02-27 - 2016-02-28
2016-02-27 (16:53:23 - 16:53:23)
South Carolina - The People Whose Vote We Do Not Want
2016-02-26 - 2016-02-27
2016-02-26 (08:53:21 - 15:53:19)
(lyrael) Philosophy Lesson #1: If you think you am, you ain't (Nihilism)
2016-02-26 (03:53:12 - 06:53:29)
2016-02-26 (01:53:11 - 02:53:11)
GOP Debate, tonight 8pmET on CNN - see www.cnn.com
2016-02-25 - 2016-02-26
2016-02-23 - 2016-02-24
(JohnGuru) Literature and Philosophy have different methods, but the same function?
2016-02-22 - 2016-02-23
2016-02-22 (15:52:52 - 17:52:50)
Societies created by force can only be maintained by force -- J J Rousseau
2016-02-21 - 2016-02-22
(Loopy) Contemporary Politics: A catalyst for philosophical debate or more tripe in the style of reality television
2016-02-20 (02:52:43 - 15:52:44)
Remember, only YOU can prevent trolling
2016-02-18 (18:40:09 - 18:40:09)
2016-02-18 (17:40:06 - 17:40:06)
<kleptocrazy> [life] is what u make it
2016-02-17 - 2016-02-18
�waterboarding is fine� but �not nearly tough enough.� - D. Trump. http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/donald-trump-torture-works
2016-02-17 (15:39:56 - 16:39:51)
(JohnGuru) South Carolina GOP primary this Saturday, Feb 20
2016-02-16 - 2016-02-17
<Xenofon> If they think fairies and magic exist, arguments aren't going anywhere.
2016-02-16 (16:39:49 - 17:40:01)
(lyrael) ugh so much name waving. what are the ideas being kuhn and feyerabend.
2016-02-15 - 2016-02-16
2016-02-15 (16:39:46 - 19:39:50)
Clean-up on Aisle 7
2016-02-13 - 2016-02-15
Plato's cave: nonsensical idealism, or rational skepticism?
2016-02-13 (01:39:31 - 01:39:31)
Thank Hawking It's Friday
2016-02-12 (16:39:29 - 22:39:30)
Why have prophets and wise men always urged the simple life?
2016-02-12 (02:39:33 - 15:39:28)
Did you know you can lease a Lincoln Mark XIV luxury town car for only 334 a month?
2016-02-11 - 2016-02-12
Young voters in the 18-29 age group are excited about Crest -- from a popular Crest toothpaste commercial
2016-02-10 (14:39:20 - 21:39:27)
2016-02-09 - 2016-02-10
Today is Officially Bernie Day
2016-02-08 - 2016-02-09
(lyrael) Dawkins basic position: shut up, feminists, because people elsewhere have it worse.
2016-02-04 - 2016-02-06
Tonight, Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton in a one-on-one cage match, starting at 9pm ET/8pm CT on MSNBC
2016-02-04 (15:38:52 - 18:38:53)
(lyrael) how many samovars can dance upon the head of a pin?
2016-02-04 (12:38:46 - 14:38:53)
(lyrael) how many angels can dance upon the head of a pin?
2016-02-04 (01:38:49 - 11:38:53)
Watch: Democratic "Town Hall" on CNN Tonight at 9pm ET/8pm CT
2016-02-03 - 2016-02-04
wutygr starts injecting rats with air
2016-02-01 - 2016-02-03
Great Opportunity - Buy into #Philosophical Time-Shares today!!
2016-02-01 (04:38:38 - 21:38:35)
Yes, Sunday Night is Chat Night -- I wouldn't kid you
2015-05-17 - 2016-02-01
This is not a topic
2016-01-31 - 2016-02-01
(lyrael) Trump vs Hillary: who will win? & why is this political topic on #philosophical? oh yes, and jews and hitler, yay
2016-01-29 - 2016-01-31
Question of the Day: Why is Donald Trump Running for CEO?
2016-01-29 (04:38:16 - 15:38:17)
(lyrael) <altered> oshit, Krshna vs truthincarna. the trollocaust is upon us
2016-01-27 - 2016-01-29
(lyrael) First Primary Election Feb. 1 in Iowa. Who will win? Bernie, that's who!
2016-01-27 (01:37:57 - 15:37:57)
If you're Republican, pray for war. If you're liberal, pray for peace.
2016-01-26 - 2016-01-27
2016-01-24 - 2016-01-25
2016-01-24 (15:37:52 - 15:37:52)
This morning in #salon: Zizek on "The Sublime Object of Ideology", reivew and commentary
2016-01-23 - 2016-01-24
(lyrael) Does time have no objective flow? Does the future even exist?? Or does time modulate 3-Dimensional space???
2016-01-23 (00:37:37 - 17:37:36)
Happy Birthday, zenmonkey
2016-01-22 (15:37:32 - 23:37:29)
Is today Friday? What day is it in China? on Mars?
2016-01-22 (01:37:28 - 14:37:41)
<thymos__> how do we decide what is a better place with respect to the world?
2016-01-21 - 2016-01-22
New SETI Program announced: 100 Million USD over 10 years. www.wired.com/2015/12/seti-gets-a-100-million-gift/
2016-01-20 - 2016-01-21
What's your favorite (regular, dwarf, or exo-) planet?
2016-01-19 - 2016-01-20
2016-01-18 (02:37:09 - 03:37:11)
2016-01-17 (15:37:02 - 15:37:02)
This morning in #salon: Zizek on Ideology
2016-01-16 - 2016-01-17
The Terms of Identity are Socially Defined : Happy Saturday
2016-01-16 (02:36:48 - 14:36:51)
(lyrael) THIEF (Thank Hawking It's Every Friday)
2016-01-15 - 2016-01-16
(JohnGuru) THIF (Thank Hawking It's Friday)
2016-01-15 (04:36:50 - 14:36:51)
The most compelling argument against democracy is a fifteen minute conversation with the average voter. -- Winston Churchill (as reported by Ragtime^)
2016-01-15 (04:36:50 - 14:36:51)
The most compelling argument against democracy is a fifteen minute conversation with the average voter. -- Winston Churchill (as reported by Ragtime^)
2016-01-14 - 2016-01-15
GOP Debate, tonight 9pmET - free streaming www.foxbusiness.com
2016-01-14 (09:36:41 - 21:36:40)
Welcome to #philosophical, detailed instructions can be found in "De Topicis Differentiae" by Boethius
2016-01-13 - 2016-01-14
Plato's Cave vs Bio-Ethics
2016-01-13 (04:36:34 - 14:36:34)
(JohnGuru) This is not a boring channel, it just seems like it
2016-01-12 - 2016-01-13
(lyrael) We're not living in the past or the present anymore...this is the future!
2016-01-11 - 2016-01-12
(lyrael) Is There Life on Mars?
FEEL THE BERN
https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/
2016-01-10 (15:36:14 - 15:36:14)
This morning in #salon: Ralph Waldo Emerson's essay "Self-Reliance" http://www.emersoncentral.com/selfreliance.htm
2016-01-09 - 2016-01-10
Time? Space? Preposterous! But when the dominant paradigm is failing, and science goes into a crisis, it forces them to do something they hate: Philosophy
2016-01-09 (00:36:06 - 18:36:07)
<Factotum> Ontology is standard; epistemology is intuitionistic and ethics is paraconsistent. Time? Space? Preposterous!
2016-01-08 (11:36:05 - 23:36:09)
altered sentences all of you to STFU about CTMU. Time? Space? Preposterous!
2016-01-08 (05:36:09 - 09:36:02)
Time? Space? Preposterous!
2016-01-07 - 2016-01-08
(lyrael) why is everyone always annoying ping? he's tired of it I tell you!
2016-01-06 - 2016-01-07
(JohnGuru) How can logic possibly rule a mind that is governed by the laws of physics
2016-01-06 (01:35:45 - 14:35:48)
(lyrael) Ontology, epistemology, aesthetics, ethics ... logic?
2016-01-05 (07:35:38 - 22:35:49)
(lyrael) phenomenology, it's not just for manic explody bombs any more
2016-01-04 (04:35:29 - 16:35:37)
(lyrael) <ForgeAus> arguing is futile? what electrons debate with neutrons?
2016-01-03 - 2016-01-04
(JohnGuru) Why are some types of matter electrically charged, and others not?
2016-01-03 (15:35:32 - 15:35:32)
in #salon this morning: Emerson's "On Self Reliance" - http://www.emersoncentral.com/selfreliance.htm
2016-01-01 - 2016-01-03
(JohnGuru) Happy New Year to All and Sundry
2015-12-28 - 2015-12-31
2015-12-29 - 2015-12-30
2015-12-29 (03:35:01 - 16:34:58)
(lyrael) the solution to a bad toddler with a gun is a *good* toddler with a gun...
2015-12-28 (03:34:52 - 06:34:54)
(lyrael) Welcome to #Philosophical, the new Star Wars movie has sold a billion dollars worth of tickets in 12 days, how are You doing?
2015-12-28 (02:34:50 - 02:34:50)
(JohnGuru) Peace on Earth, Good Will toward Everyone
2015-12-28 (01:34:54 - 01:34:54)
Politics: The Clash of Good and Evil?
2015-12-27 (15:34:51 - 15:34:51)
This morning in #salon: American Transcendentalism, by mbog
2015-12-26 - 2015-12-27
2015-12-26 (13:34:45 - 20:34:46)
Merrrrrrrrrrrry (redacted) to Everybody! Ho (redacted) Ho
2015-12-25 - 2015-12-26
(JohnGuru) Merrrrrrrrrrrrrry Christmas to Everybody! Ho Ho Ho
2015-12-24 - 2015-12-25
Peace on Earth, Good Will Toward Everyone
2015-12-22 - 2015-12-23
(lyrael) Technology isn't inherently good or evil, it's how it's used...like the Death Ray (tm)
2015-12-21 - 2015-12-22
(JohnGuru) 'Islam' doesn't kill people, political extremists do
2015-12-21 (03:34:14 - 17:34:18)
(JohnGuru) Ask not what your country can do for you; it doesn't exist for your benefit
2015-12-20 - 2015-12-21
#salon canceled on account of rain, have a nice day
2015-12-20 (15:34:07 - 15:34:07)
This morning in #salon: American Transcendentalism - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transcendentalism
2015-12-20 (07:34:12 - 14:34:05)
Do utilitarians tell white lies?
2015-12-20 (01:34:03 - 06:34:04)
(JohnGuru) Democratric Presidential Debate on ABC tonight
2015-12-18 - 2015-12-20
(JohnGuru) 'Islam' doesn't kill people; political extremists do
2015-12-17 - 2015-12-18
(JohnGuru) Is the use of torture supported or undermined by by the Feynman state theory of metals
2015-12-17 (22:33:58 - 22:33:58)
(JohnGuru) Using the ethical theory of Utilitarianism, explain Gravity
2015-12-17 (18:33:50 - 21:33:57)
This is not a science channel. This is not a physics channel. Discussion of these topics is subject to interruption
2015-12-16 - 2015-12-17
(JohnGuru) Why is mathematics so useful for describing regularities?
2015-12-15 - 2015-12-16
(lyrael) Tuesday! Tuesday!! Tuesday!!! Trump/Coulter vs Clinton/Kaine in MUDFEST 2016 at the Capitol Commons, be there!!!
2015-12-15 (16:33:44 - 19:33:45)
"Bidding Starts at 2 No Trump"
2015-12-15 (12:33:38 - 15:33:39)
(lyrael) "No showboating, you Atomic Hotdogs!" Support Bernie Sanders. https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/
2015-12-13 - 2015-12-14
To err is human; to forgive, divine - Alexander Pope
2015-12-13 (15:11:31 - 16:11:31)
in salon this morning: Postmodernism, an introduction
2015-12-13 (05:11:30 - 14:11:31)
(Loopy) <LionClan> Toronto, the epicenter of the raccoon zombie apocalypse
2015-12-13 (04:11:29 - 04:11:29)
(JohnGuru) Welcome to the Comedy Channel
2015-12-12 - 2015-12-13
(pavig) There is no greater folly in the world than for a man to despair. - Cervantes
2015-12-11 - 2015-12-12
(pavig) There was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently - Shakey
2015-12-11 (00:11:17 - 16:11:17)
(JohnGuru) Why is Politics a Branch of Philosophy?
2015-12-10 (09:11:11 - 23:11:12)
(cthuljew) <ForgeAus> sometimes you get the bear, sometimes the bear gets you
2015-12-10 (08:11:13 - 08:11:13)
(ForgeAus) Sometimes you get the bear; Sometimes the bear gets you!
2015-12-09 - 2015-12-10
Jean-Francois Lyotard: I define postmodernism as incredulity toward metanarratives.
2015-12-08 - 2015-12-09
<samovar> If you don't understand it, that doesn't mean it's wrong.
2015-12-08 (05:10:57 - 16:11:02)
(JohnGuru) if time and space are the same thing, I'll meet you at the corner of 4pm and 4:30, on Library the 4th
2015-12-06 (16:10:49 - 17:10:52)
Today's salon meeting canceled due to it gives me a friggin headache
2015-12-06 (15:10:52 - 15:10:52)
2015-12-06 (03:10:48 - 14:10:52)
Postmodernism: Friend or Foe?
2015-12-06 (01:10:48 - 02:10:42)
We will decide what is True.
2015-12-05 - 2015-12-06
This is a topic
2015-12-04 - 2015-12-05
John Searle: "Subjectivity is irreducible, but this has no deep significance."
2015-12-03 - 2015-12-04
Ask not, lest ye findeth out the truth
2015-12-02 - 2015-12-03
Should we limit what kinds of ideas can be expressed and supported here?
2015-12-01 - 2015-12-02
Nature is not an artist. Nature is not a scriptwriter, or a choreographer. Nature is not a novelist. Nature is not a musician. It just does what it does.
2015-12-01 (03:10:13 - 16:10:21)
Is the Art of Rhetoric still important? or can leaders like Kevin McCormick (US House of Rep.) get away with bumbling and inept grammar
2015-11-30 - 2015-12-01
(JohnGuru) Cruz: the man who shot up a Planned Parenthood clinic might have been a �transgender leftist.�
2015-11-29 - 2015-11-30
Philosophy is just sophistry
2015-11-29 (15:10:08 - 16:10:07)
Today in #salon: Michel Foucault's "Discipline and Punish" - a social analysis of the Technology of Power
2015-11-28 - 2015-11-29
"4.113 Philosophy sets limits to the much disputed sphere of natural science." --Wittgenstein
2015-11-28 (17:10:02 - 20:10:03)
Happy Black Friday & Saturday day
2015-11-27 - 2015-11-28
(JohnGuru) Ontology without epistemological support is mere babble
2015-11-27 (04:09:48 - 04:09:48)
Gershwin's Law "There are always some jackasses on the wrong side of every issue"
2015-11-26 - 2015-11-27
(JohnGuru) Happy Thanksgiving to All, and to All a Good Night!
2015-11-25 - 2015-11-26
The Universe is just a simulation in some hyper-reality
2015-11-23 - 2015-11-25
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk. - Marcus Tullius Cicero
2015-11-21 - 2015-11-22
(JohnGuru) Happy Birthday, nine!
2015-11-19 - 2015-11-20
<JohnGuru> it used to be, all you had to do was find the carrots and avoid the tigers. Now you have to operate a cell phone
2015-11-19 (17:09:11 - 18:09:12)
(JohnGuru) The Food Network v2.0
2015-11-19 (04:09:08 - 16:09:10)
Refugee. n. 1. A person needing help; 2. (Rep.) A minion of the Devil.
2015-11-17 - 2015-11-19
Philosophy = Who are we, and what are we doing here?
2015-11-16 - 2015-11-17
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. - Henry David Thoreau
2015-11-15 - 2015-11-16
(JohnGuru) Good morning
2015-08-24 - 2015-11-15
2015-11-14 - 2015-11-15
Second Democratic Debate, tonight 14 Nov, 9pmET - free streaming www.cbsnews.com/live/
2015-11-13 - 2015-11-14
(JohnGuru) "Physics is no more philosophy than any other science." -- Wittgenstein.
2015-11-13 (01:08:28 - 03:08:27)
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth.- A. Einstein
2015-11-12 - 2015-11-13
"The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite s
2015-11-11 - 2015-11-12
"I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing." -- Socrates
2015-11-11 (02:08:22 - 15:08:21)
2015-11-10 (19:08:17 - 21:08:19)
(JohnGuru) This year, Thanksgiving (US) comes on Thursday, November 26
2015-11-10 (17:08:14 - 18:08:15)
Is Physics the New Metaphysics?
2015-11-09 - 2015-11-10
(JohnGuru) Maybe we define reality as the non-personal so we can check it with others, but how can they know unless they check it with us?
2015-11-08 - 2015-11-09
Did you ever try to use a calendar to find out what day it is?
2015-11-08 (02:08:06 - 16:08:09)
2015-11-07 - 2015-11-08
Plutocracy: Government by the rich
2015-11-06 - 2015-11-07
"First in South" Democratic Forum w Rachel Maddow: Tonight on MSNBC 8pm ET/6pm PT
2015-11-05 - 2015-11-06
(JohnGuru) Progress is our Most Important Product (wow, marxism says that!)
2015-11-04 - 2015-11-05
2015-11-03 - 2015-11-04
(JohnGuru) Quantum Mechanics - The Secret To the Good Life
2015-11-02 - 2015-11-03
(JohnGuru) The Commonality of Subjective Experience
2015-11-02 (16:07:28 - 16:07:28)
(JohnGuru) Philosophy of Snack Foods
2015-11-02 (02:07:30 - 15:07:28)
(JohnGuru) http://www.salon.com/ - online magazine of politics & culture
2015-10-31 - 2015-11-02
(JohnGuru) Scientia Salon (eZine) Philosophy, Science... https://scientiasalon.wordpress.com
2015-10-29 - 2015-10-31
(JohnGuru) For the latest in philosophy: http://www.philosophynews.com/
2015-10-28 - 2015-10-29
Third Republican Presidential Debate on CNBC: Tonight, Oct. 28, 8pm ET/6pm PT
2015-10-27 - 2015-10-28
Congratulations to new op inhahe
2015-10-27 (09:06:52 - 19:07:01)
Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous, By George Berkeley; The First Dialogue http://www.maths.tcd.ie/~dwilkins/Berkeley/Hylas/1734/FstHP.html
2015-10-26 - 2015-10-27
New flash: Donald Trump calls for peace between GOP and Dems!
2015-10-25 - 2015-10-26
Capitalism. What is it? Pro's and con's?
2015-10-25 (14:06:45 - 14:06:45)
This morning in #salon: What is Capitalism? https://johnguru.wordpress.com/
2015-10-23 - 2015-10-24
(JohnGuru) Sanders & Clinton running neck and neck in Iowa, 41 to 48 - Trump drops to 2nd place
2015-10-21 - 2015-10-23
Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking by William James http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/5116?msg=welcome_stranger
2015-10-18 - 2015-10-19
Welcome to #Philosophical
2015-10-18 (14:43:39 - 15:43:38)
In #salon: William James's "Pragmatism and Common Sense"
2015-07-22 - 2015-10-18
How do we know if something is true? Popper vs Eccles https://vimeo.com/120941082
2015-10-14 (01:43:13 - 06:43:15)
First Democratic Presidential Debate on CNN: In Progress
2015-10-07 - 2015-10-14
First Democratic Presidential Debate on CNN: Tuesday, Oct. 13, 9pm ET/6pm PT
2015-10-12 - 2015-10-13
First Democratic Presidential Debate on CNN: Tuesday, Oct. 13, 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT
2015-10-12 (03:43:03 - 16:43:05)
(lyrael) welcome to the evil jews and rothschilds vs krshna and his pignorance
2015-10-10 - 2015-10-11
Philo Question of the Day: 'What are accidents?"
2015-10-10 (15:42:58 - 21:42:57)
Philo Question of the Day: 'Do numbers really exist?'
2015-10-09 (17:42:51 - 23:42:53)
2015-10-09 (01:42:47 - 14:42:50)
(JohnGuru) What is civilization? What defines a culture as "civilized?"
2015-10-07 (16:20:23 - 18:20:24)
First Democratic Presidential Debate on CNN: Oct. 13, 9pm
2015-10-07 (14:20:23 - 15:20:23)
First Dem Presidential Debate on CNN: Oct. 13, 9pm
2015-10-06 - 2015-10-07
<StaticVoid> what is the next step in human development
2015-10-06 (14:20:17 - 15:20:17)
2015-10-06 (00:20:14 - 13:20:16)
Support Science, for a better Life, for a better World
2015-10-04 - 2015-10-05
2015-10-04 (05:20:02 - 13:20:05)
(lyrael) <JohnGuru> what, now you want philosophy?
2015-10-03 - 2015-10-04
(JohnGuru) Current List of Candidates who Can't Win: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Rand Paul expected to drop out
2015-10-02 - 2015-10-03
(JohnGuru) Congratulations! You've been selected to receive a FREE cruise to the Bahamas!
2015-10-01 - 2015-10-02
Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people. - Eleanor Roosevelt
2015-09-30 (18:19:42 - 21:19:43)
"Gobal Assessment of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungal Diversity Reveals Very Low Endemism" - Science
2015-09-30 (15:19:42 - 15:19:42)
(JohnGuru) What I really want is a Chat Simulator
2015-09-30 (02:19:40 - 12:19:42)
(JohnGuru) What, in your opinion, are the elements of this "reality" that you want to defend so furiously?
2015-09-29 - 2015-09-30
(JohnGuru) What is 'up' with thymos_ these days?
2015-09-29 (15:19:38 - 19:19:38)
(JohnGuru) CNN: Joe Biden Most Popular (Non-)Candidate
2015-09-29 (03:19:35 - 14:19:37)
(JohnGuru) Philosophy of food, or, How to avoid talking about Trump
2015-09-28 - 2015-09-29
2015-09-28 (13:19:30 - 16:19:31)
(JohnGuru) You have 40 seconds to figure out what this topic is
2015-09-28 (03:19:29 - 12:19:30)
(JohnGuru) Are you really reading this, or do you just think you are?
2015-09-27 - 2015-09-28
(JohnGuru) Politics: The Focus of Our Social Intentions
2015-09-27 (14:19:26 - 15:19:26)
in #salon today: William James, Pragmatism Lecture IV "The One and the Many"
2015-09-27 (02:19:22 - 13:19:26)
(JohnGuru) Would we, as americans, like things to "be better," and if so, in what way?
2015-09-26 - 2015-09-27
(JohnGuru) Can future events affect the present? Can the present affect the past?
2015-09-26 (14:19:19 - 17:19:21)
(JohnGuru) Speaking of deja vu, I have the strangest feeling I've set the topic before
2015-09-25 - 2015-09-26
(JohnGuru) Happy Birthday Pavig
2015-09-25 (01:19:10 - 01:19:10)
(JohnGuru) Remember, only YOU can prevent Population Growth
2015-09-24 - 2015-09-25
2015-09-23 - 2015-09-24
<ChicagTao> Piglet: "How do you spell love?" Pooh: "You don't spell it, you feel it"
2015-09-22 - 2015-09-23
'Human Rights' is a moral theory; not a political theory
2015-09-22 (17:18:58 - 18:18:58)
(JohnGuru) At least 50% of the pop believes rights are handed out by the government but it's the rights the government does NOT grant that are the issue
2015-09-21 - 2015-09-22
"I know what it looks like, but what I want to know is, What is it really?" -- Not-the-Mad Hatter
2015-09-21 (16:18:52 - 17:18:53)
2015-09-20 - 2015-09-21
(JohnGuru) Fighting is normal, just don't be vicious
2015-09-20 (16:18:46 - 22:18:47)
Our purpose here is to ensure that everyone thinks just like you do. "One Mind, One Thought, One Body!"
2015-09-19 - 2015-09-20
JohnGuru- Do you think we'll ever be able to go to the moon? 
2015-09-19 (18:18:41 - 20:18:42)
(JohnGuru) I am prepared to accept on a provisional basis that there is some sort of object that corresponds to what we call 'the Moon'
2015-09-17 - 2015-09-18
(lyrael) <artalien> I offer this to further the analysis of truth: https://youtu.be/FJJqfy4GZck
2015-09-17 (00:18:27 - 06:18:27)
They found my host name! What do I do now??
2015-09-09 - 2015-09-16
Next GOP Presidential Debate on CNN: Sep. 16, 6pm & 8pm
2015-09-15 - 2015-09-16
Philosophy chat tonight (Tuesday 9/15) at 8:30pm EST
2015-09-15 (00:18:14 - 02:18:13)
(JohnGuru) Physics is to science as sesame seeds are to hamburger buns
2015-09-14 (01:18:08 - 23:18:13)
(JohnGuru) Physics is to Reality as Candy is to Food
2015-09-13 (14:18:05 - 14:18:05)
Today in #salon: William James, Lecture II "What Pragmatism Means" - http://www.gutenberg.org/files/5116/5116-h/5116-h.htm
2015-09-12 (16:18:01 - 23:18:02)
Next GOP Presidential Debate on CNN: Sep. 16, 6pm & 8pm There are known knowns.These are things we know that we know.There are known unknowns.That is to say...
2015-09-11 - 2015-09-12
(JohnGuru) Monism has never worked out well
2015-09-11 (16:17:55 - 21:17:56)
See www.berniesanders.com for a good time. https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/
2015-09-07 - 2015-09-09
2015-09-09 (03:17:39 - 03:17:39)
<Gnomon> all in all, its just another brick in the wall
2015-09-09 (02:17:38 - 02:17:38)
(JohnGuru) Which is more important, getting even? or getting ahead.
2015-09-08 (03:17:33 - 15:17:35)
Next GOP Presidential Debate: CNN Sep. 16, 6pm & 8pm
2015-09-07 (05:17:28 - 15:17:30)
(lyrael) If science doesn't produce truth, then truth is not the most important thing, is it.
2015-09-06 (14:17:26 - 17:17:25)
readings in William James- #salon
2015-09-05 - 2015-09-06
<ForgeAus> Zombies!...
2015-09-04 (16:17:14 - 21:17:15)
If science doesn't yield truth, then truth is not the most important thing, is it
2015-09-03 - 2015-09-04
If it weren't for science, we'd probably still be burning witches and doing blood sacrifices
2015-09-03 (04:17:05 - 14:17:08)
"I think. Rocks don't. Therefore they're not."
2015-09-03 (00:17:05 - 03:17:04)
Please respect the channel rules if you want to
2015-09-01 - 2015-09-02
"I think. Rocks don't. Therefore, they're not."
2015-08-30 (14:16:47 - 14:16:47)
(JohnGuru) I'll be in #salon Sunday
2015-08-30 (03:16:46 - 13:16:47)
(lyrael) What's Trump got to do with it?
2015-08-27 - 2015-08-29
https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/ <artalien> The greatest achievement of imagination is reality
2015-08-23 - 2015-08-24
Experience the awe and mystery which reaches from the inner mind to The #Philosophical Limits https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines
2015-08-23 (17:16:10 - 17:16:10)
2015-08-23 (15:16:09 - 16:16:10)
<mbog> just a reminder - in 30 minutes we'll have no class. Channel Guidelines at: https://johnguru.wordpress.com/channel-rules-and-guidelines/
2015-08-20 - 2015-08-23
2015-08-20 (16:15:48 - 20:15:52)
War does not determine who is right - only who is left." - Bertrand Russell
2015-08-20 (04:15:49 - 15:15:45)
(JohnGuru) Medical science is making progress on Immortality. Is this going to make trouble?
2015-08-20 (00:15:49 - 03:15:48)
(JohnGuru) Questioning our capitalist overlords is strictly verboten
2015-08-19 (15:15:46 - 23:15:43)
Medical science is making progress on Immortality. Will this create problems?
2015-08-19 (00:15:38 - 14:15:43)
(JohnGuru) Plato and the Cave of Shadows: True or False?
2015-08-15 - 2015-08-18
Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong. -Joseph Chilton Pearce
2015-08-18 (16:15:34 - 18:15:36)
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and remove all doubt.- ancient proverb
2015-08-18 (02:15:31 - 05:15:38)
A normal life is for normal people, but who is normal?
2015-08-17 (04:15:31 - 05:15:31)
(lyrael) <ZShurp> Trump/Clinton 2016. "All your base are belong to us"
2015-08-14 - 2015-08-15
Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE www.berniesanders.com
2015-08-14 (07:14:20 - 15:14:23)
A Wizard has turned you into a mudkip. This is awesome (Y/N)? Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE www.berniesanders.com
2015-08-12 - 2015-08-14
Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE www.berniesanders.com
2015-08-12 (06:14:05 - 11:14:12)
mazy (fontsy^) is allowed to ad hom, anyone can ad hom mazy (fontsy^). Hint: Every ad hom I've used is a mazy^grace quote.
2015-08-12 (05:14:11 - 05:14:11)
(LionClan) New rule; mazy is allowed to ad hom, anyone can ad hom mazy
2015-08-12 (02:14:03 - 04:14:04)
(JohnGuru) This is a non-political topic
2015-08-11 - 2015-08-12
(JohnGuru) www.berniesanders.com
2015-08-09 - 2015-08-11
Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE
2015-08-09 (08:13:48 - 14:13:59)
http://www.factcheck.org/2015/08/factchecking-the-gop-debate-late-edition/ Which ones are liars? That would be C. All of the above.
2015-08-08 - 2015-08-09
(JohnGuru) If today were Saturday, would you be here?
2015-08-06 - 2015-08-07
Seventy years ago today, the United States dropped the world's first atomic weapon on Hiroshima, Japan, in an attempt to force the Japanese into surrender.
2015-08-06 (05:13:30 - 20:13:42)
Why is there something, rather than nothing? <M. Heidegger>
2015-08-05 - 2015-08-06
Why is there something, rather than nothing? <M. Heidegger> http://youtu.be/r4aTe1Yfhf0?t=14m Heidegger on Authenticity
2015-08-04 (01:13:25 - 23:13:23)
Why is there something, rather than nothing? <M. Heidegger>
2015-08-03 - 2015-08-04
Why did Magritte say "This is not a pipe?" and what did he mean?
2015-08-02 - 2015-08-03
(JohnGuru) Your ideas are welcome here
2015-08-02 (14:13:18 - 14:13:18)
(JohnGuru) Sunday morning in #salon: Hilary Putnam on Philosophy of Science
2015-07-26 - 2015-08-02
2015-08-02 (04:13:16 - 12:13:18)
Darwin wrote the Origin of the Species, and brought evidence of new species from the Pacific. In what way does that evidence confirm his theory?
2015-08-02 (03:13:16 - 03:13:16)
(JohnGuru) Happy Birthday, mazy^grace!!! <and many more>
2015-08-01 - 2015-08-02
If the moon is made of green cheese, then the world is coming to an end (True/False)? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paradoxes_of_material_implication
2015-08-01 (19:13:15 - 20:13:14)
"War does not determine who is right - only who is left." - Bertrand Russell
2015-07-31 - 2015-08-01
(JohnGuru) Thank God (or Hawking, if you're inclined that way) http://www.forbes.com/sites/johntharvey/2015/07/31/real-argument-for-raising-minimum-wage/
2015-07-31 (16:13:10 - 20:13:10)
(JohnGuru) Thank God (or Hawking, if you're inclined that way) it's Friday
2015-07-30 (16:13:05 - 20:13:06)
'The competition between paradigms is not the sort of battle that can be resolved by proofs. -Thomas Kuhn'
2015-07-30 (15:12:58 - 15:12:58)
Darwin wrote the Origin of the Species, and brought evidence of new species from the Pacific; in what way does that evidence confirm his theory?
2015-07-28 (01:12:45 - 17:12:54)
How do we know if something is true? Popper vs Eccles https://vimeo.com/120941082 No animals were harmed in making this topic.
2015-07-28 (05:12:44 - 05:12:44)
you are flooding a perfectly good channel where conversation is encouraged with your secret language that no one else understands, and that you get paid to use
2015-07-25 - 2015-07-26
(lyrael) "Truth" as a term is highly problematic, with multiple definitions according to the proclaimer. Define the truth you argue before you debate it.
2015-07-19 (14:12:05 - 15:12:08)
Thomas Kuhn on Normal Science - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SurVpGvrzrE
2015-07-18 - 2015-07-19
(JohnGuru) Freedom always has limits.
2015-07-07 - 2015-07-18
http://chomsky.info/talks/201401--.htm chomsky speaks of ghosts, machines, and limits of understanding
2015-07-18 (08:11:55 - 08:11:55)
<artalien> "alas, poor yorick! I knew him ..."
2015-07-18 (02:12:01 - 07:11:54)
(lyrael) @JohnGuru looks around, panic-stricken
2015-07-09 - 2015-07-18
If there's a washer left over. You probably didn't need it anyway.
2015-07-16 (01:11:50 - 05:11:50)
(lyrael) Vote for the LIBERAL or we'll shoot this dog.
2015-07-16 (00:11:50 - 00:11:50)
Hasppy Hump Day
2015-07-14 - 2015-07-15
According to induction, if you pull 4 red marbles in a row, you should expect the next marble to be red too, right? :)
2015-07-14 - 2015-07-15
Just because I dislike racism, bigotry, misogyny, anti-semitism, guns and drug chat doesn't mean I ban it, usually
2015-07-14 (18:11:36 - 18:11:36)
Just because I dislike racism, bigotry, misogyny, anti-semitism, conservative bs, guns and drug chat doesn't mean I ban it, usually
2015-07-13 - 2015-07-14
Will Physics ever explain how to write the perfect romance novel?"
2015-07-13 (16:11:35 - 17:11:41)
Is it okay to kill people if you compensate their survivors? What if you're a company?
2015-07-12 - 2015-07-13
If this is Sunday, you must be #here
2015-07-11 - 2015-07-12
<ZShurp> According to induction, if you pull 4 red marbles in a row, you should expect the next marble to be red too, right? :)
2015-07-11 (05:11:13 - 16:11:22)
good thing the God Particle is imaginary, because it could collapse the universe unless the equally imaginary Mother of God particle stops it
2015-07-10 - 2015-07-11
Remember, only YOU can prevent collapse of the universe
2015-07-08 (16:11:05 - 23:11:07)
"The Capitalist Perversion" -- a book on the misguiding of life
2015-07-08 (02:11:02 - 15:11:05)
(lyrael) The Academy O'Words......: http://chomsky.info/talks/201401--.htm chomsky on ghosts, machines, and limits of understanding
2015-07-05 - 2015-07-07
ghosts, machines, and limits of understanding
2015-07-06 - 2015-07-07
To the victor go the spoils - New York Senator William J Marcy (1828)
2015-07-06 (16:10:45 - 16:10:45)
Remember, only YOU can prevent ignorance
2015-07-06 (10:10:51 - 15:10:53)
(lyrael) The human mind is the internet of the microbes in our gut, the human consciousness is the ghost within the machine
2015-07-05 (06:10:46 - 18:10:49)
(lyrael) Let's raise the Union Jack over the White House and all public buildings in Washington D.C.
2015-07-05 (05:10:45 - 05:10:45)
(lyrael) Thrull, 40 WAFFLES & a Mule
2015-07-04 - 2015-07-05
***Happy Independence Day, USA***
2015-07-04 (04:10:41 - 15:10:42)
(lyrael) Expand Your Tribe
2015-07-04 (01:10:39 - 03:10:40)
(lyrael) <girt> No, you illuminati shill.
2015-07-03 - 2015-07-04
Existensialism, real philosophy, or seedy imitation?
2015-07-03 (02:10:34 - 02:10:34)
Have you seen this man? {Picture of JohnGuru} if so, please dial 555-lost for a reward
2015-07-03 (01:10:32 - 01:10:32)
(lyrael) if you are not serious about actual, technical, philosophy, GET OUT
2015-06-30 - 2015-07-03
<artalien> The greatest achievement of imagination is reality
2015-06-30 (18:10:20 - 22:10:21)
(LionClan) 'The competition between paradigms is not the sort of battle that can be resolved by proofs. -Thomas Kuhn'
2015-06-30 (16:10:19 - 17:10:22)
The USA was allied with Stalin against Hitler. Does that make any sense?
2015-06-25 - 2015-06-30
Philosophy, Politics, Ethics, Physics, Cosmology, & Other Contentious Subjects
2015-06-28 (16:10:01 - 18:10:01)
Thanks for visiting #salon Sunday Class this morning, all who joined
2015-06-28 (14:09:59 - 15:10:01)
Sunday class in progress in #salon
2015-06-27 - 2015-06-28
The Grue/Bleen Paradox
2015-06-25 (05:09:41 - 14:09:42)
(JohnGuru) Philosophy is the Foundation of Society
2015-06-24 - 2015-06-25
(JohnGuru) Remember, only YOU can prevent Materialism
2015-06-24 (02:09:36 - 14:09:38)
(lyrael) Warum sollten wir übernehmen Induktion funktioniert?
2015-06-24 (01:09:36 - 01:09:36)
(lyrael) free will, or don't free will, it's up to you
2015-06-23 - 2015-06-24
Physics, The Science of Champions
2015-06-22 - 2015-06-23
fling flang flung
2015-06-22 (15:09:35 - 15:09:35)
Introduction to fundamentals of beginning philosophy
2015-06-16 - 2015-06-22
Philosophy, Politics, Ethics, & Social Issues
2015-06-21 - 2015-06-22
Materialists are not interested in things that do not "matter"
2015-06-21 (04:09:26 - 21:09:30)
<thymos__> hope u guys aren't fibbing about angels and all the things that angels are and aren't
2015-06-21 (03:09:18 - 03:09:18)
(lyrael) if there is no free will, why would it matter?
2015-06-21 (02:09:26 - 02:09:26)
(lyrael) do we have free will, or is it something beyond choice we are foredoomed to believe?
2015-06-20 - 2015-06-21
(lyrael) What did Dennett say about JohnGuru?
2015-06-19 (07:27:46 - 21:27:50)
Democracy: Two wolves and a sheep deceiding what's for dinner
2015-06-18 - 2015-06-19
if the observer is not separate from the observed (QM), both dependent upon each other but also always changing, then who are you really?
2015-06-16 (17:27:36 - 22:27:35)
It's very likely that atoms are real, but it's certain that my chair is real
2015-06-15 - 2015-06-16
"I know it's nonsense, but what I want to know is, Is it the right kind of nonsense?" - The Mad Hatter
2015-06-14 - 2015-06-15
<Ragtime^> Tomorrow is the 800 year anniversary of King John signing the Magna Carta.
2015-06-13 - 2015-06-14
Politics, Ethics, & Social Issues
2015-06-13 (00:27:18 - 15:28:15)
Welcome to 'Science Friday' for Physics Lovers
2015-06-12 (18:27:34 - 23:27:19)
Welcome to 'Science Friday'
2015-06-11 - 2015-06-12
<thymos^^> ... science is the best thing ever
2015-06-09 - 2015-06-11
<artalien> Truth is correspondence with reality.
2015-06-10 (15:27:09 - 19:27:03)
Mental illness doesn't change you, it changes the world
2015-04-21 - 2015-06-10
A Hotbed of Platonism
2015-06-09 (20:27:04 - 21:27:04)
pondering the question of what consciousness was and how it could have arisen http://nautil.us/issue/24/error/consciousness-began-when-the-gods-stopped-speaking
2015-06-08 - 2015-06-09
I have a new philosophical theory of truth, it's called the correspondence with my opinion theory. -thymos
2015-06-08 (08:31:59 - 08:31:59)
What do we know?
2015-06-08 (02:32:04 - 07:31:58)
Let me call you sweetheart ... I'm in love with you
2015-06-06 - 2015-06-08
Sometimes a philosophical discussion is simply impossible to pursue over the politics
2015-06-07 (16:32:02 - 18:31:57)
Epistemology - what do we know?
2015-06-07 (15:31:56 - 15:31:56)
Depending on where you are, Today may be Sunday
2015-06-07 (14:32:02 - 14:32:02)
Should you be in #salon ?
2015-06-05 (03:31:44 - 16:31:53)
Sometimes a philosophical discussion
2015-06-04 - 2015-06-05
The romans gave us plumbing; what do we know?
2015-06-04 (19:31:45 - 20:31:42)
The greeks gave us philosophy, but the romans gave us plumbing.
2015-06-04 (18:31:50 - 18:31:50)
It is the responsibility of intellectuals to speak the truth and expose lies. -Noam Chomsky
2015-06-03 - 2015-06-04
Luna Lovegood, Where are you now?
2015-06-03 (04:31:44 - 15:31:45)
Peace on Earth, Good will toward men
2015-06-02 - 2015-06-03
<tinkz> bless be to the father and the son
2015-06-02 (01:31:34 - 15:31:42)
Which is worse, gangsters or government
2015-06-01 - 2015-06-02
How does consciousness give rise to confusion?
2015-05-30 - 2015-05-31
(lyrael) How does confusion give rise to consciousness?
2015-05-30 (02:24:28 - 06:24:29)
Today is a beautiful day in the neighborhood
2015-05-29 - 2015-05-30
(lyrael) <mazy^^> how can 'liberals' be so stupid as to believe anything the mainstream news is telling them?
2015-05-28 (16:24:21 - 21:24:15)
Justice: What's the Right Thing To Do, Episode 11 "The Claims of Community"
2015-05-28 (14:24:21 - 15:24:21)
<jiohdi> global warming deniers seem to come from all directions until you find out that the Koch brothers are behind most of those directions
2015-05-28 (11:24:21 - 13:24:21)
Channel Infested with Liberals: Global Warming Deniers Needed ASAP
2015-05-28 (04:24:12 - 10:24:13)
Oracular Divination: True or False
2015-05-28 (03:24:14 - 03:24:14)
Ask not what you can do for your country! Ask what your country can do for you!
2015-05-26 - 2015-05-28
Whenever there is a call to war over outright lies there is a parallel exploration of the objective morality needed to turn trumped up charges into war
2015-05-26 (20:24:13 - 21:24:09)
Sartre is known for his (perhaps) sardonic claim that "Hell is other people." Do you agree or disagree with him?  -JohnGuru- 
2015-05-26 (14:24:04 - 19:24:08)
Why are there no perfect clocks?  -JohnGuru- 
2015-05-24 - 2015-05-26
(lyrael) is the primary function of most philosophy to justify sin and selfishness?
2015-05-24 (14:24:01 - 14:24:01)
in #salon: Justice: What's the Right Thing To Do, Episode 11 "The Claims of Community"
2015-05-23 - 2015-05-24
<thymos^> [Special Relativity] is an extension of the classical world
2015-05-19 - 2015-05-23
Alex Jones and Stephen Hawking agree that AI will rule over man
2015-05-23 (02:23:48 - 10:23:55)
(lyrael) if <NOUN> had been meant to be <NOUN> they would have been <VERB> in <ADJECTIVE><NOUN>
2015-05-23 (01:23:55 - 01:23:55)
(lyrael) if people had been meant to be flies they would have been born in...no wait, that's disgusting
2015-05-21 - 2015-05-23
if people had been meant to fly, they would have been born with baggage tags
2015-05-20 - 2015-05-21
Are there two kinds of people: those who value people over money, vs. those who value money over people?
2015-05-19 (03:23:37 - 14:23:33)
<thymos__> statistics summarize data
2015-05-18 - 2015-05-19
(lyrael) <@JohnGuru> you have to watch out for these big chat floes. One could hit you and sink you
2015-05-17 - 2015-05-18
-JohnGuru- How do you feel about police sting operations? Is lying sanctioned if the consequences are good?
2015-05-17 (16:23:24 - 18:23:26)
Is Physics the fundamental science? Or is psychology
2015-05-17 (14:23:24 - 15:23:30)
Aristotle's Ethics: What's the Right Thing to do? in #salon
2015-05-17 (10:23:30 - 13:23:23)
(lyrael) Cats don't speak English.
2015-05-17 (08:23:22 - 09:23:28)
(lyrael) This sentence is false.
2015-05-16 (04:44:29 - 14:44:29)
(lyrael) is the devil a construct of the mind?
2015-05-16 (03:44:34 - 03:44:34)
(lyrael) Ragtime sets the price: www.theonion.com
2015-05-16 (02:44:34 - 02:44:34)
(lyrael) wasn't lennon a founder of the communist party in russia?
2015-05-13 - 2015-05-16
In our study of nature, should we settle for what seems reasonable enough, or is there a truth to be found? "Induction is not the same as truth." - David Hume
2015-05-14 (14:44:23 - 19:44:30)
Is Government Secrecy and Lying Justified by Considerations of National Security?
2015-05-13 (08:44:10 - 11:44:24)
"Induction is not the same as truth." - David Hume
2015-05-11 - 2015-05-13
subjective idealism leads to a scientific understanding and rationalism leads to the chaos of absolute idealism (Y/N)?
2015-05-10 - 2015-05-11
pillow fight over; subjective idealism leads to a scientific understanding and rationalism leads to the chaos of absolute idealism (Y/N)?
2015-05-10 (15:44:10 - 22:44:12)
Happy Mother's Day to all you Mothers out there
2015-05-10 (14:43:57 - 14:43:57)
philosophy class in #salon - "Arguing Affirmative Action" a video ethics course
2015-05-09 - 2015-05-10
2015-03-05 - 2015-05-09
(JohnGuru) Why do we do Philosophy?
2015-05-07 - 2015-05-08
Happy Birthday to not^2, Koo Koo Ka-choo!
2015-05-07 (15:43:57 - 15:43:57)
Happy Birthday to not^2, Happy 60th
2015-05-06 - 2015-05-07
If we were to eliminate popular elections, would anything change?
2015-05-06 (13:43:53 - 14:43:48)
<lakitu> so the planet going to heck in a handbasket is just the price you pay for convenience
2015-05-06 (12:43:40 - 12:43:40)
Now truth is greater than the mind of man; otherwise the mind would be the judge of truth. -Thomas Aquinas
2015-05-06 (09:43:47 - 11:43:48)
<Mediocretes> Do moral facts exist? Do you think that there are absolute, universal ethical values or principles that apply to everyone in all cultures?
2015-04-19 - 2015-05-06
Remember, only YOU can prevent forest fires
2015-05-05 - 2015-05-06
Metaphysical assumptions of science - Do Natural Laws really exist?
2015-05-04 - 2015-05-05
Foucault, "Discipline and Punish" - What are the Foundations of Political Power?
2015-05-04 (05:43:45 - 13:43:46)
Justice' Episode 8, What's a fair Start? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcL66zx_6No
2015-05-04 (04:43:31 - 04:43:31)
(lyrael) We welcome any and all sam0var imposters!
2015-05-03 - 2015-05-04
Welcome to Philosophical, where the sun is always shining
2015-05-03 (14:43:29 - 14:43:29)
philosophy class in #salon - 'Justice' Episode 8, What's a fair Start? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcL66zx_6No
2015-05-01 - 2015-05-03
May Day: International Workers' Day
2015-05-01 (14:58:01 - 14:58:01)
Reality is the dots. It's our minds that connect them.
2015-04-28 - 2015-05-01
Is lying sanctioned if the consequences are good?
2015-04-30 (16:57:51 - 16:57:51)
The biggest threat to democracy is if the people get control
2015-04-26 - 2015-04-30
Justice: What's the right thing to do?
2015-04-28 (15:57:54 - 18:57:54)
Is blushing a physiological sign of morality?
2015-04-28 (03:57:46 - 09:57:40)
2015-04-27 (01:57:45 - 02:57:46)
(lyrael) Ack!
2015-04-26 (13:57:37 - 15:57:41)
session in progress in #salon
2015-04-24 - 2015-04-26
<JohnGuru> Is lying sanctioned if the consequences are good?
2015-04-23 - 2015-04-24
To thine own metaphysical-deontological structures be true
2015-04-23 (16:59:05 - 16:59:05)
Where people will make a modicum of effort to get along with others
2015-04-23 (03:57:11 - 15:57:27)
From time to time, we shall move on
2015-04-22 - 2015-04-23
There are no (negative) natural numbers.. the counting integers start at 1
2015-04-19 (14:24:26 - 15:24:27)
(JohnGuru) weekly philosophy class in session in #salon
2015-04-02 - 2015-04-19
There must be more to life than having everything. (Maurice Sendak)
2015-04-15 - 2015-04-16
(JohnGuru) Twitter: What a Twit does
2015-04-15 (17:24:09 - 21:24:11)
(JohnGuru) Man is born free, and everywhere lives in chains -- Jean-Jacques Rousseau
2015-04-14 - 2015-04-15
(JohnGuru) Is there real altruism, or is it all just levels of self-interest
2015-04-14 (16:23:58 - 16:23:58)
(JohnGuru) Remember, only YOU can save us from the fascist right wing nutjobs!
2015-04-13 - 2015-04-14
(JohnGuru) Is there a 'Gold Standard' for money that isn't arbitrary?
2015-04-13 (20:23:45 - 22:23:46)
(JohnGuru) Please feel free to talk about time, or space, but only if you can tell which is which
2015-04-13 (03:01:25 - 19:23:54)
Please ignore the discrimination discussions
2015-04-11 (17:01:21 - 22:01:24)
(JohnGuru) If we ever find out who's responsible for this mess, there's going to be hell to pay
2015-04-11 (16:01:21 - 16:01:21)
(JohnGuru) Happy weekend to all the worker bees
2015-04-11 (06:01:14 - 15:01:07)
(lyrael) "I am neither left wing nor right wing. I am middle-of-the-bird."
2015-04-10 - 2015-04-11
(JohnGuru) Science is Fun and Entertaining, Especially <what's your nominee>
2015-04-10 (03:34:40 - 15:01:13)
(JohnGuru) Name two sciences more useless than Cosmology, other than Evolutionary Biology and Particle Physicist
2015-04-09 - 2015-04-10
(JohnGuru) Remember, it's not the fall that kills you, it's the sudden stop at the end
2015-04-09 (03:34:19 - 14:34:31)
(Loopy) sam0var> Morality is not empirical. (New rule in #philosophical - No more talk about the moon for at least 30 days)
2015-04-09 (02:34:27 - 02:34:27)
(lyrael) sam0var> Morality is not empirical.
2015-04-08 - 2015-04-09
(JohnGuru) leave us not confuse statistics for truth
2015-04-07 - 2015-04-08
<aether> Christianity ... isn't a consumer item
2015-04-07 (16:34:24 - 19:34:19)
(JohnGuru) Welcome (back) to #philosophical, the more or less friendly channel
2015-04-07 (01:34:08 - 15:34:24)
<sam0var> ... the sub-topic tonight is Facts are irrelevant if you ignore them.
2015-04-06 - 2015-04-07
(JohnGuru) Postmodernism & other fun Continental philosophy stuff
2015-04-06 (03:34:14 - 14:34:11)
(JohnGuru) Postmodern & other fun Continental philosophy stuff
2015-04-04 - 2015-04-06
(JohnGuru) "But if we don't make the time, how shall we ever have the time?" -- the Merovingian
2015-04-04 (04:34:03 - 14:33:52)
<timur`> why do we glamorize seduction so much
2015-04-03 - 2015-04-04
(JohnGuru) Science can't hurt anybody
2015-04-03 (04:01:41 - 13:01:52)
Science Quiz
2015-04-03 (03:01:54 - 03:01:54)
<CE5^TROLL> blah blah blah, people die. philosophy gave birth to politics for not being able to agree on anything. blah blah blah. people die.
2015-04-01 - 2015-04-02
(JohnGuru) If you must sacrifice someone to the greater good, start with yourself
2015-04-01 (09:01:29 - 18:01:31)
(lyrael) <YYZ> I'm sick of being bothered by LionClan and the endless whining of ppl discussing Philosophy in the Philosophy channel
2015-03-31 - 2015-04-01
(JohnGuru) What is Physics?
2015-03-30 - 2015-03-31
(JohnGuru) Physics can't explain plumbing, True or False?
2015-03-30 (16:01:21 - 17:01:35)
(JohnGuru) Welcome. Topics needed.
2015-03-29 - 2015-03-30
(JohnGuru) Democracy can only exist in a society where Everyone has Equal Access to the Law
2015-03-28 - 2015-03-29
(JohnGuru) Remember, only YOU can stop Utilitarianism
2015-03-27 - 2015-03-28
(JohnGuru) Republicans Welcome Until 8pm
2015-03-27 (15:52:19 - 19:52:19)
(JohnGuru) "God must have loved the poor, He made so many of them." - Abe Lincoln
2015-03-27 (03:52:14 - 13:52:02)
(JohnGuru) "The Unexamined Life is Not Worth Living." -- Plato
2015-03-26 - 2015-03-27
(JohnGuru) What is it that makes a human life matter?
2015-03-26 (15:52:03 - 20:52:05)
(JohnGuru) What's the difference between Ideology and Propaganda?
2015-03-26 (01:52:06 - 14:52:08)
(JohnGuru) Intelligent conversation within, check your local listings for times
2015-03-25 (16:51:57 - 23:51:50)
(JohnGuru) Why is Ideology more important than Truth?
2015-03-25 (15:52:02 - 15:52:02)
(JohnGuru) How can a Minority dominate a Democratic Society?
2015-03-24 - 2015-03-25
(JohnGuru) Who does the Ideology of Capitalism serve? How does "Consumer" differ from "Person?"
2015-03-24 (03:51:44 - 16:51:40)
(lyrael) Beware the Bandersnatch (it is a Tnuctpun weapon)
2015-03-24 (02:51:36 - 02:51:36)
(lyrael) Beware the Bandersnatch (it is a Tnuctpin weapon)
2015-03-23 - 2015-03-24
(JohnGuru) Welcome to #SunnybrookFarm where Life is Happy All of the Time
2015-03-23 (03:51:41 - 14:51:34)
(JohnGuru) Can a thing be a chair without people to call it that?
2015-03-21 - 2015-03-23
(JohnGuru) Are people inherently good, inherently evil, or neither?
2015-03-22 (04:51:35 - 04:51:35)
PuRe cHaOs: Discuss
2015-03-20 - 2015-03-21
(JohnGuru) How can we punish anyone for what we all would do in the same circumstances
2015-03-19 - 2015-03-20
(JohnGuru) "Rorty on the Compatibility of Science and Religion," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjhVk-0Vhmk
2015-03-18 - 2015-03-19
(JohnGuru) Remember, only YOU can prevent interstellar space travel
2015-03-18 (15:45:05 - 17:44:58)
(JohnGuru) Don't feed the trolls
2015-03-17 - 2015-03-18
(JohnGuru) Save the camels!
2015-03-17 (06:44:57 - 15:44:45)
JohnGuru- Do you think we'll ever be able to go to the moon?
2015-03-17 (04:44:42 - 05:44:43)
(JohnGuru) Should the State bring in extra revenue by pimping female prisoners?
2015-03-17 (02:44:46 - 02:44:46)
(JohnGuru) Are you being watched?
2015-03-16 (22:44:41 - 23:44:56)
(JohnGuru) Is being poor sufficient proof of being virtuous?
2015-03-16 (20:44:42 - 20:44:42)
(JohnGuru) If Newton stood on the shoulders of giants, what did Einstein stand on?
2015-03-16 (18:44:45 - 19:44:41)
<samovar> I would love to jump out of something very high
2015-03-16 (02:44:53 - 15:44:56)
(JohnGuru) Are we optimistic about the future of mankind?
2015-03-15 - 2015-03-16
(JohnGuru) The difference between a democracy and tyranny is that in a democracy, rule is for sale to the highest bidder"
2015-03-14 (03:43:00 - 23:44:35)
<seev> I'm here to seev the evening
2015-03-13 - 2015-03-14
(JohnGuru) Philosophy, Politics, Current Events, and General Chat
2015-03-12 - 2015-03-13
(JohnGuru) Being as how there ain't no place around this place quite like this place, This must be the place
2015-03-12 (16:42:52 - 16:42:52)
(JohnGuru) I came, I saw, and nobody was here, so I'll bbl
2015-03-12 (02:43:03 - 15:42:52)
(JohnGuru) Three main steps to determining whether you exist
2015-03-11 - 2015-03-12
(JohnGuru) Given that Globalization is 'good,' who does it help? Who does it harm?
2015-03-10 - 2015-03-11
2015-03-10 (02:42:52 - 13:42:47)
(JohnGuru) Why do we believe in the basic goodness of Humanity
2015-03-09 - 2015-03-10
(JohnGuru) Is lying a sin?
2015-03-09 (03:42:49 - 14:42:43)
(JohnGuru) How much of the Universe's mass is dark matter?
2015-03-08 - 2015-03-09
(JohnGuru) The worst thing in the world is discovering something worse than what you thought was the worst thing in the world"
2015-03-07 - 2015-03-08
(JohnGuru) Should we avoid philosophy that has sad or unpleasant connotations?
2015-03-03 - 2015-03-05
(JohnGuru) Technology redefines the Human
2015-03-02 - 2015-03-03
(JohnGuru) Let's take it from the top, this time with feeling
2015-03-02 (16:19:48 - 20:19:50)
(JohnGuru) Welcome to #SmallArmsChat
2015-03-01 - 2015-03-02
(LionClan) I am looking for giant shoulders to stand on; Did Laplace make any mistakes, ever? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laplace
2015-02-27 - 2015-03-01
(lyrael) "The birds and the bees are not vulcans, captain...." (Spock - Amok Time)
2015-02-26 - 2015-02-27
(JohnGuru) The Largest Known Black Hole has a Mass of 12 Billion Suns
2015-02-25 - 2015-02-26
(JohnGuru) The Largest Known Black Hole has a Mass of 6 Billion Suns
2015-02-24 - 2015-02-25
(JohnGuru) Escape Velocity of the Milky Way is 1.2 million mph
2015-02-24 (16:03:08 - 20:03:02)
(JohnGuru) Which is heavier, a grain of sand or Evolution
2015-02-23 - 2015-02-24
(JohnGuru) Which is faster, a comet or a triangle?
2015-02-23 (16:02:53 - 17:02:53)
(JohnGuru) Which is faster, the Ford Taurus or the Catholic Church?
2015-02-23 (04:02:55 - 15:02:48)
(JohnGuru) Sunday is Chat Night
2015-02-20 - 2015-02-23
(JohnGuru) Does Justice Just Mean Getting Even?
2015-02-18 - 2015-02-20
John Searle - Philosophy of Mind - Dualism, Descartes' Legacy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qX__tb583xQ philosophical chat is trump
2015-02-16 - 2015-02-18
John Searle - Philosophy of Mind - Dualism, Descartes' Legacy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qX__tb583xQ
2015-02-16 (16:41:24 - 19:41:25)
(JohnGuru) Remember, Only You Can Prevent Forest Fires
2015-02-13 - 2015-02-16
(JohnGuru) If Capitalism is based on Competition, is it a Winner-Take-All Sort of Game?
2015-02-12 - 2015-02-13
(JohnGuru) Why are there two kinds of capitalism, wealth for all vs. wealth for the top 1%
2015-02-11 - 2015-02-12
(JohnGuru) The peculiar status of Time
2015-02-10 - 2015-02-11
There being no other place around this place quite like this place, this must be the place!
2015-02-07 - 2015-02-10
(Loopy) <artalien> none of these carrots deserve to be ranked (from a Wittgenstein anecdote)
2015-02-07 (16:39:07 - 19:39:08)
(JohnGuru) Could YOU make a banana from some air, water, and trace minerals?
2015-02-06 - 2015-02-07
(JohnGuru) people are going to love each other if I have to bash their brains in to get it
2015-02-06 (17:38:58 - 18:38:59)
It doesn't matter how smart you are - Richard Feynman
2015-02-04 - 2015-02-06
It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong - Richard Feynman
2015-02-03 - 2015-02-04
(JohnGuru) Help Stamp Out Erality In Our Time
2015-02-01 - 2015-02-03
(JohnGuru) Welcome to #Philosophical, the Friendly Channel
2015-02-01 (14:38:10 - 14:38:10)
(JohnGuru) Sunday class in session in #salon
2015-02-01 (04:38:15 - 12:38:12)
(JohnGuru) Can a fractional number have more decimal places than can actually be written?
2015-02-01 (01:38:09 - 02:38:12)
Welcome to #philosophical, philosophical topic wanted; post it in channel
2015-01-31 - 2015-02-01
(Loopy) <ZShurp> yeah, keep it quiet, don't want to wake the gnomes
2015-01-30 - 2015-01-31
(JohnGuru) Has medical science made any progress on repairing worn brake linings?
2015-01-30 (16:38:04 - 20:38:06)
(JohnGuru) Take a lesson from history and send our criminals to Mars?
2015-01-30 (03:37:59 - 14:38:02)
(JohnGuru) "The Earth is Full" - Paul Gilding http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_gilding_the_earth_is_full?language=en
2015-01-29 - 2015-01-30
(JohnGuru) My meringue didn't turn out quite right
2015-01-29 (18:02:24 - 22:02:20)
(JohnGuru) Welcome to #philosophical
2015-01-28 - 2015-01-29
(JohnGuru) Drunken US Spy flies Drone into Whitehouse Grounds
2015-01-25 - 2015-01-28
(JohnGuru) Is kinetic energy in any way related to atomic theory?
2015-01-24 - 2015-01-25
(lyrael) What happens in Cygnus X1 STAYS in Cygnus X1
2015-01-22 - 2015-01-24
(JohnGuru) Pain is all in the mind
2015-01-21 - 2015-01-22
(lyrael) <JohnGuru> "mojo, once lost, can never be regained." -- Chuck Norris
2015-01-20 - 2015-01-21
(lyrael) Mars University: "A Giant Pulsating Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste"
2015-01-19 (16:18:42 - 23:18:52)
(JohnGuru) This is not the original Monday
2015-01-18 - 2015-01-19
<JohnGuru> I just bought a book by Penrose, The Road to Reality http://staff.washington.edu/freitz/penrose.pdf
2015-01-18 (20:18:44 - 20:18:44)
(JohnGuru) We Love the NSA! Good job, guys!
2015-01-17 - 2015-01-18
(lyrael) "The easiest person to fool is yourself" - Richard Feynman
2015-01-17 (16:18:35 - 22:18:28)
(JohnGuru) Is writing novels a biological function because people do it?
2015-01-17 (14:18:30 - 15:18:34)
(lyrael) The Philosophers Lament: "Oh who will make Thrull waffles just the way he likes them now??: - Philosopher Stoned
2015-01-16 - 2015-01-17
(JohnGuru) Is a breakfast of potato chips healthy?
2015-01-15 - 2015-01-16
(JohnGuru) Will altering the human genome create new racial tensions?
2015-01-14 - 2015-01-15
2015-01-13 - 2015-01-14
(JohnGuru) Welcome to Philosophical, the Friendly Channel
2015-01-13 (03:17:48 - 16:18:02)
(JohnGuru) What if the calendar is wrong and today is really not Tuesday?
2015-01-12 - 2015-01-13
(JohnGuru) What if the calendar is wrong and today is really Tuesday?
2015-01-10 - 2015-01-12
(JohnGuru) Saturday only comes once a week, Enjoy it while you can
2015-01-10 (04:17:30 - 15:17:32)
(lyrael) neural hairnets are required when performing brain salad surgery
2015-01-07 - 2015-01-10
(JohnGuru) Is it moral to train a neural net to be a slave
2015-01-04 - 2015-01-07
Welcome to #Philosophical, the Friendly Channel. The success of any prediction does not logically confirm the truth of the theory in question. -Pierre Duhem
2015-01-04 (19:16:50 - 19:16:50)
The question is, said Alice, whether you can make words mean so many different things. "The question is," said Humpty Dumpty, "which is to be master."
2015-01-04 (09:16:47 - 18:16:50)
Welcome to #Philosophical, the Friendly Channel. The question is, said Alice, whether you can make words mean so many different things.
2015-01-04 (08:16:40 - 08:16:40)
Welcome to #Philosophical, the Friendly Channel <artalien> Truth is a word which does not name an object.
2015-01-04 (03:16:47 - 07:16:39)
(lyrael) Welcome to #Philosophical, the Friendly Channel
2015-01-03 - 2015-01-04
(lyrael) Welcome to #Philosophical
2015-01-03 (08:16:32 - 11:16:36)
(lyrael) texting allows you to talk AT someone like an inanimate object awkwardly bypassing the subtelties of oral communication.
2015-01-02 - 2015-01-03
<mbog> Yesterday, between and betwixt, I found a rock that doesn't exist. It didn't exist again today - I wish, I wish it'd go away
2015-01-02 (16:16:31 - 16:16:31)
(JohnGuru) Physics, the Breakfast of Champions
2015-01-01 - 2015-01-02
(JohnGuru) Happy New Year 2015!
2014-12-31 - 2015-01-01
(JohnGuru) Peace on earth, Good will toward people
2014-12-31 (01:07:03 - 17:07:09)
(lyrael) Q: is Faith a genetically quantifiable survival trait?
2014-12-30 - 2014-12-31
What will 2015 bring, Armageddon? Or the Age of Aquarius
2014-12-30 (12:49:49 - 14:49:45)
Welcome to #Philosophical, there's no place around this place quite like this place Socrates is a character in Plato's dialogs and here to entertain
2014-12-30 (05:49:43 - 11:49:50)
Welcome to #Philosophical, there's no place around this place quite like this place Socrates is only a character in Plato's dialogs and here to entertain
2014-12-28 - 2014-12-30
Welcome to #Philosophical, there's no place around this place quite like this place
2014-12-28 (13:49:23 - 16:49:26)
(JohnGuru) Philosophy class meeting this morning in #salon
2014-12-27 - 2014-12-28
Welcome to #Philosophical, the only place around this place quite like this place
2014-12-27 (01:49:13 - 21:49:25)
(lyrael) this is what it's like in the mind of a schizophrenic
2014-12-26 - 2014-12-27
(lyrael) <Lo_Pan> you just magically know when a server happens to be hacked
2014-12-26 (19:49:19 - 22:49:13)
<mbog> a 3-minute one: Rousseau's The Social Contract: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttu8va9_x1g
2014-12-25 - 2014-12-26
(lyrael) Hazzah! Hazzah! JohnGuru has returned!
2014-12-25 (04:49:04 - 16:49:03)
(lyrael) He came to Earth to spread His Word, and soon JohnGuru will return
2014-12-22 - 2014-12-25
(JohnGuru) Peace on Earth, Good Will toward Biological Entities
2014-12-22 (22:48:45 - 22:48:45)
(JohnGuru) Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good ...