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|About Me:||A Fool. A loner, who watches the world from a far on a hill, with curiosity,fascination and absurdity.|
|Activities:||Progressive critical philosophy, chicks, Music and working out. A Critical thinking advocate...|
|Beliefs:||Progress is through the evolution of Ideas/knowledge. To learn is decrease you reliance faith. Faith is a default for when you have run out of options. We still have options.|
|Books:||The critique of pure reason.(kant) The meditations.(The Cartes) An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding.(Hume) The tractatus, The phaedo, The republic, The monads. The ethics(spanoza) Principia Mathematica.|
|Movies:||Movies based on real history and people. Real Historical based epics and the likes.|
|Music:||Won't get fooled again(the who), why do fools Fall in love, Fooling, A Fool for you(cee-low), The description of a Fool.(TCQ) The Fool on the hill.(beatles) ;)|
|Quotes:||'The Truth is the Absolute and the Absolute alone is the Truth.' Hegel|
'Everybody wants the good, people are just more of less ignorant on how to achieve it' Socrates
‘ nonsense!' Bertrand Russell (said with classic Russel fashion)
'One bold assertion is as good as the next' Hegel
'Freedom is your ability to use you own reason' Kant
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|TV Shows:||TV? is that one of those visual box thingies..|
Terms of acceptance 1. Appeal to authority or references are at NOT replacements for Arguments. 2. Principle of Charity=Conduct 4. The Most informative, precise & reasonable definitions are to be taken over others. Principle of Charity -respecting the most likely meaning of the Speaker. -giving the best representation of opponent arguments. -Assume your opponent to be rational and intelligent. -Vague language is to be avoided. -no semantic Games. First round is acceptance....
Cogito Ergo Sum This is often phrased in English as "I think therefore I am" This debate will be about the certainty of self-existence I will be arguing for The Resolution. Bop is on me Terms of acceptance 1. Appeal to authority or references are NOT replacement for Arguments. 2. Principle of Charity=Conduct 4. The Most informative, precise, reasonable definitions are to be taken over others. Principle of Charity -respecting the most likely meaning of the Speaker. -giving...
Cogito Ergo Sum This is often phrased in English as "I think therefore I am" This debate will be about the certainty of self-existence I will be arguing for its Absolute certainty. Con will be arguing against it. Bop is on me Terms of acceptance 1. Appeal to authorty or references are NOT replacements for Arguments. 2. Principle of Charity=Conduct 4. The Most informative, precise, reasonable definitions are to be taken over others. Principle of Charity -respecting the most...
FIRST ROUND IS FOR ACCEPTANCE AND RULES ONLY In this debate, My opponent will have to find a problem with the logic behind my argument against gay marriage and successfully explain why its not a compelling argument. how compelling the argument will depend on how much practical significance it has or will have on society. My opponent will have to explain how my argument will have little to no negative affect on society when it comes to public policy only. This means my opponent will n...
Resolution is in the title. I've set the restrictions so that only someone ranked as good as or better than me can accept. ======Burden of proof====== The BoP is equal. We each have the same burden in proving which theory is better. ======Definitions====== There are three major theories in regards to this area of morality; motivism, consequence and deontological theory. Deontological theory will not be discussed here. Motivism - The theory that the moral worth (...
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|||Global Warming Exists||N/O|
|||Medicaid & Medicare||Pro|
|||National Health Care||Pro|
|||National Retail Sales Tax||N/O|
|||War in Afghanistan||N/O|
|||War on Terror||Pro|