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These are a Few of My Favorite Atheists: Thomas Nagel

I originally wrote this series, “These Are A Few Of My Favorite Atheists”, for the Mockingbird blog. This week’s featured atheist is NYU philosophy professor Thomas Nagel. 911 more words

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Marxistiske Des-Information bringer en artikel af filosofi professor Peter Singer, hvor han stiller spørgsmålstegn ved Hussein Obamas politik med ikke at nævne terror og islam i samme sætning. 1,326 more words

Atheism : Of talking zombies and uncalibrated brains.

Professing to be wise, they became fools,

…..Romans  1: 22….

Science has not and cannot bury God. What science is about to do however is bury the nonsense of atheism. 301 more words

Atheism : Of talking zombies and uncalibrated brains.

Atheism is the dregs of human philosophy/ reasoning …. more foolish than any religion. 

…..Testifyingtotruth….

Science has not and cannot bury God. What science is about to do however is bury the nonsense of atheism. 265 more words

Nagel on sexual perversion (part 3 of 3): phenomenology, normativity, and verification

How’s that for a sexy title?

Here’s part 3 of my series on Nagel on sexual perversion—just in time for Valentine’s Day, and the long-awaited opening of “Fifty Shades of Grey.” In the… 3,177 more words

Opening a Window into Philosophy of Mind

No doubt there are still cocktail-party conversations about Descartes, Nietzsche, and Sartre, but I wonder how many Bordeaux-sipping intellectuals discuss Dretske, Nagel, and Kripke. The relationship between academic philosophy and the general public is nearly non-existent. 382 more words

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Nagel on sexual perversion (Part 2 of 3): methodological issues

In a previous post, I laid out the argument of Nagel’s 1969 paper, “Sexual Perversion.” In this post, I want to offer up some criticisms and some general observations on the argument I laid out. 2,517 more words