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Drops of Inspiration

Of the creators I’ve had the pleasure of encountering in my life so far, a common occurrence that we share is that sometimes, we get our ideas while in the bathroom; specifically in the shower. 478 more words

Human Beings

´╗┐What if the books in the Old and New Testaments had never been formally amassed into The Bible we have today? Could we still be Christians, even without the Bible?

On Being Christian

Thought Experiment: Heaven

Imagine if tomorrow we found out conclusively, through divine revelation, that there was no heaven and there was no hell. Instead, after we die, we simply ceased to exist. 16 more words

On Being Christian

The Lit List: The Trolley Problem

Name: The Trolley Problem or Would You Throw the Fat Guy Off the Bridge?

Best Features: Intriguing ideas, short read, leaves you thinking, sheds light on different philosophical and ethical thought processes… 222 more words

Thought iksperiments

Sometimes when there is no way of doing the real experiment we do thought iksperiments.

Sometimes we do thought iksperiments because 597 more words


There's Something About Mary

Galen Strawson revisits Frank Jackson’s thought experiment in a final draft made available here. For those not familiar with this thought experiment, Galen sets it up quickly and clearly. 81 more words

Philosophy Of Mind

What if ...? / What then?

What if your only way of learning was to ask the question?

What if your only way of seeing was to ask the question?

What if your only way of doing was to ask the question? 26 more words