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Postby derleydoo » Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:52 am

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Re: Oh

Postby Meno_ » Sat Apr 01, 2017 3:12 pm

I think your name should be Darelydo.
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:17 am

jerkey wrote:I think your name should be Darelydo.


How thoughtful of you! :-?
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Re: Oh

Postby Peter Kropotkin » Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:05 am

wow.... you are topping yourself these days..... I am impressed....

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protects a bunch of pricks, and gives one a sense of security while screwing others.

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Re: Oh

Postby Some Guy in History » Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:22 pm

Peter Kropotkin wrote:wow.... you are topping yourself these days..... I am impressed....

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He got people to respond to it.
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Re: Oh

Postby Ierrellus » Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:57 pm

Oh? as in say what?
Oh! as in I see?
Oh! as in I hurt?
"We must love one another or die." W.H.Auden
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Re: Oh

Postby Arcturus Descending » Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:00 pm

derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".
SAPERE AUDE!


If I thought that everything I did was determined by my circumstancse and my psychological condition, I would feel trapped.


What we take ourselves to be doing when we think about what is the case or how we should act is something that cannot be reconciled with a reductive naturalism, for reasons distinct from those that entail the irreducibility of consciousness. It is not merely the subjectivity of thought but its capacity to transcend subjectivity and to discover what is objectively the case that presents a problem....Thought and reasoning are correct or incorrect in virtue of something independent of the thinker's beliefs, and even independent of the community of thinkers to which he belongs.

Thomas Nagel


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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:35 am

Ierrellus wrote:Oh? as in say what?
Oh! as in I see?
Oh! as in I hurt?


Oh, as in, that was a brilliant evening. I was quoting Emerson (or trying to) "Oh my brothers, God exists."

Your three were up there! :)
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:37 am

Arcturus Descending wrote:
derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".


I waited! Couldn't find the seminar.
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Re: Oh

Postby Arcturus Descending » Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:56 pm

derleydoo wrote:
Arcturus Descending wrote:
derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".


I waited! Couldn't find the seminar.


No problem. There is another seminar which I shall be attending this coming Saturday. Feel free to call me and we will set something up. It's called Procrastination.
Stephen King will be the guest speaker.
His opening statement will be "“You've got to go to Boston, and you've got to go there NOW!!”
lol


N.B.: This is not real, of course. :mrgreen:
SAPERE AUDE!


If I thought that everything I did was determined by my circumstancse and my psychological condition, I would feel trapped.


What we take ourselves to be doing when we think about what is the case or how we should act is something that cannot be reconciled with a reductive naturalism, for reasons distinct from those that entail the irreducibility of consciousness. It is not merely the subjectivity of thought but its capacity to transcend subjectivity and to discover what is objectively the case that presents a problem....Thought and reasoning are correct or incorrect in virtue of something independent of the thinker's beliefs, and even independent of the community of thinkers to which he belongs.

Thomas Nagel


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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:35 pm

Hmmm! Arc, I wonder... At what point does a lack of free-will become procrastination? Or, vice versa? :-k :)
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