Category Archives: philosophy/science

Steven Pinker on What I Call Interobjectivity (video link and mp3 file)

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Blue Pill/Red Pill Part One and Two

(About thirteen short paragraphs plus endnotes, Revision One copyleft 06-06-2016 by Peter Voluntaryistic Walker) PART ONE: BLUE PILL/RED PILL DEFINED I-1. The Matrix movie popularized the blue/red pill metaphor as a very useful label; but it means different things to … Continue reading

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Repetition Fallacy/Empty Rhetoric Example

Background: Added as the first comment to this Facebook Note. The accusation: “Issues arent as complex as you make out to be. These type of posts are motivated by a certain level of ignorance about ideologies and the ethics, or … Continue reading

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Family Tree Pics About We are All One Species

http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.4610584678599&type=1&l=a37782e218 Presently and hopefully in the future, photo “albums” on Facebook can be linked to non-Facebook sites.

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Family Tree (aka evolution) Pics

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How Concepts Versus Instances Separate Free and Unfree Minds, aka Human Nature and Healthy vs. Unhealthy Culture

(17 short paragraphs plus endnotes, Release Four 3-18-2016 copyleft Peter Voluntaryistic Walker; Release Five on it’s way because I’ve learned much more since Three and Four was to fix technicalities.) 1. Here are the best definitions I’ve yet read of … Continue reading

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Aristotle’s Three Laws of Thought Condensed Into Plain English

(About ten short paragraphs, Revision One copyleft 5-21-2016 Peter Voluntaryistic Walker.) Introduction: “Formal logics were developed in ancient times in China, India, and Greece. Greek methods, particularly Aristotelian logic (or term logic) as found in the Organon, found wide application and … Continue reading

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Argument From Authority Fallacy and the Terms “Wisdom” and “Folk Wisdom”

(Five short paragraphs plus endnotes, copyleft 5-16-2016 by Peter Voluntaryistic Walker) Introduction: I observe *wisdom* is a word commonly used but meaning different things to different people and often, as in my former case, without a personal examination of what … Continue reading

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My Personal Philosophic Ideology is About 90% Political

My Personal and Continually Evolving Philosophic Ideology

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Problem Solving 101 Versus Man’s Inhumanity to Man

(Revision Three, copyleft 6-16-2016 by Peter Voluntaryistic Walker) “Learn from everyone, but follow no one.” (author unknown) 1. By Man’s Inhumanity to Man I mean the gap between our species’ present overall low quality of life and the life we … Continue reading

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