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Date Night @ Disney Springs

Happy Monday, friends! I hope you all had a nice weekend. Some of you may have had a 3-day weekend and are just now mentally preparing yourselves to go back to school or work. 820 more words

Disney

Social Constructs: Nominalism vs. Realism

Often, in the popular culture of modern societies, people throw around the idea that X or Y is a social construct. The most ubiquitous examples of this are arguments about whether gender, race or sex are just social constructs. 1,565 more words

Bibliography

Galluzzo, Gabriele. “Aquinas on Common Nature and Universals.” Academia, 2004. http://www.academia.edu/10618539/Aquinas_on_Common_Nature_and_Universals  This paper works to distinguish, with the help of St. Thomas, the relationship between common essence and the individual substances. 183 more words

Individuality

Review: Russell, Problems of Philosophy

Not an easy read, but fun at times. How do we know what is real? There is a disjunct between appearance and reality. In other words, the “real” is not always the obvious. 618 more words

Book Review

Being a CanDoo in the Other Culture

concerning being a CanDoo in an Other Culture . . .
The other night I was praying. I was facing some pretty tough issues that I hoped would go away . 1,016 more words

BAM Skill

In the world of madness do we need a little bit of madness to face the reality? I think we do.

What is more terrifying in life, living while realizing the horror of dying little by little each day, or dying while realizing that the horror of living will soon come to an end? 1,267 more words

Thoughts

Job's Metamorphosis

‘My dear parents,’ said the sister banging her hand on the table by way of an introduction, ‘things cannot go on any longer in this way. 746 more words

Cultural Optimism