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Star Trek Into Darkness - Consequentialism, Utilitarianism and the Clueless Commander

Everyone loves a good movie with aliens. For years now, the Star Trek phenomenon has taken many different forms. The most recent (at the time of this writing) film in the franchise, Star Trek Into Darkness, hearkens back to much of the franchise’s roots as it remakes what may be one of the most famous sci-fi movies of all time, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kahn. 2,851 more words

It's A Wonderful Life

Be Realistic, plan for Miracles

if you are feeling stuck
abandon what you do, be somebody else
embrace uncertainty for experience

pure experience without judgement
where Life again becomes
possible, freedom of will… 211 more words

Poetry

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF LIFE AND WHAT SHOULD YOUR PURPOSE BE???

The purpose of life has always been to survive and reproduce the next generation. Humans have succeeded so well at this that the polluted world is overpopulated with human protoplasm which is devastating the biodiversity of the food supply and destroying biodiverse wilderness threatening the very survival of healthy civilization. 539 more words

Common Sense

I am Entitled

I can’t expect to have anything in life – material wealth, recognition, career success, salary boosts, a host of friends – if I’m not willing to work. 1,046 more words

Job

The Cannibal Club: Racism & Rabble-rousing in Victorian England

An article about Victorian liberals who supported racist science

Illustration of a goniometer, an instrument used in the study of phrenology. The device was intended to measure the human skill and use those measurements to make predictions about a person’s individual characteristics, such as mathematical ability, moral sense, and reproductive instincts.
(© GraphicaArtis/Corbis)

Articles, News

Cheaper by the Dozen

Is your writing cheap?  Is my writing cheap?  What does it mean to have cheap writing?

When something is cheap, it usually means that it doesn’t cost very much.   464 more words

The World Of Montairyus

We do love our excretary organs!

I am the father of three girls and one boy, and biggest slut there is, period! And that gives me authority to talk. There are only 2, two types of people on this earth, sluts and prostitutes. 272 more words