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AI: You're Using It

Artificial intelligence is being used every day in today’s society. Many don’t believe it. Many are dismissive of the idea of artificial intelligence. Their argument is often similar in nature to John Searle’s “Chinese Room Argument”, which is often stated as follows: 210 more words


To Know the Future

The following post is based off a philosophy journal entry I wrote for my Grade 12 Philosophy class, taught by Brian Wildfong.

It’s impossible to know the future.

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Does Salafiyyah Entail Refuting Mistakes? - Shaykh Ahmad ibn Yahyaa an-Najmi

The Noble Shaykh Ahmad ibn Yahyaa an-Najmi (may Allah have mercy upon him) was asked:

Some of those who claim that they are Salafis say, “We are Salafis, however, we don’t speak about the one who has made a mistake nor do we disparage anyone.¬† 86 more words


Steve Cook Talks About Building More Prisons..WRONG!

Federal prosecutors believe that crime would spike and society would suffer in response to sentence reform. The National Association of Assistant U.S. Attorneys says elected officials should make no such change to our legislation system. 339 more words

Anti-website to our blog is The White House?

I promise you immense wealth, health, and happiness in your future!

That is pretty much what the expensive looking website that The White House has constructed for the TPP summarizes into. 845 more words


If It Ain't Broke

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

That maxim is not just incorrect. It’s downright destructive.

It’s an excuse for laziness.

Many things are on track to break.

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Refutation can be approached one of two ways: counter-argument or objection.

Counter-arguments seem to be used more often than objections, likely because of their straightforward nature. 243 more words