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Taxing my Nicotineā€¦and Taxing my Patience

The cost of cigarettes go up in California $2.00 this week. So either I’m going to finally kick this habit, or I’m going to need my customers to pitch in a bit more. 792 more words


"no choice"

pag dinig ko sa iyo

dinig na dinig ko sa iyo

habang tawanan mo ang puso ko

habang tawanan mo ang bigay lahat sa iyo… 114 more words


Philosophy Colloquium 'Results May Vary' March 23

The Philosophy department will present a colloquium, “Results May Vary: How to Navigate Scientific Disagreement,” with Vadim Keyser, of San Francisco State University, from 3-4:30 p.m. 301 more words


Expression - Benjamin & Leibniz

Having recently been writing on expression and Benjamin, this conference and workshop caught my eye:

Call for Papers
Benjamin and Leibniz: On Expression
Conference and Workshop… 128 more words

20th Century Philosophy

Karl wanted me to take a "Myers-Briggs" personality test. I am evidently an INTJ

As one commentator puts it:

INTJs apply (often ruthlessly) the criterion “Does it work?” to everything from their own research efforts to the prevailing social norms. 844 more words


Do We Own Our Decisions?

Not all of our actions are by choice. For example, Petra might go to the hospital because she has broken her hand in a cycling accident. 3,134 more words


Sleep No More.


So I’ve finally decided to abandon the angst of lost ideas for the anxiety of ideas shared far and wide.

I’ve been writing intermittently for a few years. 490 more words

Ayi Kwei Armah