The best of the philosophical internet featuring another attack by anti-Marxist vandals; why quitting your job to travel the world kinda sucks; the Good-Enough Life; Daniel Dennett on AI; and a new book on how the world thinks.
On 27 February 1907, at Berggasse 19 in Vienna, Sigmund Freud fell in love. The object of his affection was Carl Gustav Jung.
The best of the philosophical internet featuring animal consciousness, anti-natalism (suing your parents for creating you); interviews with Haruki Murakami & Sam Harris; and the reasons for homeschooling or even ‘unschooling,’
The life choices that had led me to be sitting in a booth underneath a banner that read […]
The best of the philosophical internet featuring a hammer attack on Marx’s grave (taking ‘philosophizing with a hammer’ too literally); questions at an ‘Ask a Philosopher’ booth in NYC; Zizek on nomadic proletarians; hanging out in Plato’s Academy; and detachable penises – or learning about sex from our animal cousins.
Among the many decision-making methods for life’s big decisions, one that stands out is from an early 16th-century soldier-turned-mystic, St. Ignatius of Loyola.