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Grace Kelly vs Diane Lane: Different Ways of Knowing?

I have been semi-following the discussion between Michael Ruse, Jason Rosenhouse & Jerry Coyne on "scientism" and ways of knowing.  Don…

Started by Cecilia

8 Dec 30, 2011
Reply by Cecilia

Is It Possible To Define So-Called Free Will?

In my own philosophical development, I've had to give up the notion of free will. One will hear, for example—and even from people who are o…

Started by Unseen

47 Dec 29, 2011
Reply by Atheist Exile

I need to ask this. What does everyone think of the words "Infinity" and "Perfection"?

Infinity:  Does it exist?  Mathematicians use infinity in their calculations ... but doesn't it usually imply something more like 'every po…

Started by Dustin

35 Dec 5, 2011
Reply by Anthony DeNinno

Freedom of religion, should this be a valid world view? Should it not be freedom from religion?

I believe that the act of brainwashing children into believing illogical views by faith is extremely harmful to the individual, and that it…

Started by Katrin Schwarz

7 Nov 26, 2011
Reply by Willson Stoner

Possibilianism...

Ruling out the illogical ideaologies of traditional religions and also ruling out the certainty of atheism, in favour of there being no sig…

Started by christopher watson

14 Oct 30, 2011
Reply by Isaac

Third Eye (The Mind's Eye)

What is everyone's take on this subject? I think it is a fascinating philosophy. One of my favorite quotes ever is from a comedian named Bi…

Started by Dannan Monsell

2 Oct 25, 2011
Reply by Dannan Monsell

Why is logical reasoning such a useful tool?

Most of us here use rigorous logic and reasoning when evaluating the world around us. My question is, why do you think that it's such a use…

Started by Alex

4 Sep 8, 2011
Reply by Unseen

Truth v. Fact

Is there a difference between truth and fact? I've gotten the feeling that truth is more subjective, but then there are true or false thing…

Started by Timothy Docster

7 Sep 8, 2011
Reply by Unseen

Did Evolution play a part in making people beleive in god so easily?

I was just wondering. Now that I Think about skepticism doesn't seem to be common sense. And I know a lot of gullible people. it would make…

Started by Ghost The Smoker

3 Aug 17, 2011
Reply by Doug Reardon

Free Will

We all want to believe in free will, don't we? We want to feel that we consciously choose what we do, and that other people do as well. As…

Started by Unseen

5 Aug 7, 2011
Reply by Unseen

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