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Anonymous ## Mod ## 11/10/26(Wed)10:01 No. 3905 ID: 4c1a8e [Reply] Stickied
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For growing and shit or whatever I present to you:

THE BIG STICKIED THREAD OF PHILOSOPHY RESOURCES



Put in whatever resources that fit in here, whether it's from wikipedia, youtube, some university, or where ever. Just remember to keep it within the board's guidelines and rules.
Use it or lose it, faggots.


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Anonymous 15/07/21(Tue)20:27 No. 12250 ID: 1e9d00

American Nihilist Underground Society
http://www.anus.com
"Nihilism, Futurist Traditionalism and Conservationism"

I have found this to be a great positive influence on my life, not just philosophically/abstractly or in practical life matters, but also in the other things the site introduced me to. Got me into Nietzsche, Burroughs, and some pretty awesome metal bands I'd probably never have had heard of.




Anonymous ## Mod ## 12/02/02(Thu)05:26 No. 5920 ID: 4fb7fa [Reply] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts] Stickied
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This thread is for discussion of the validity of religion(s) and arguments for and against the existence of god/gods.

Any other new posts about this subject will be deleted, or locked and referred to this one.

New threads about religious concepts that play inside their own ruleset are allowed, and we kindly ask that you refrain from turning those well meaning threads into arguments about religion as a whole.


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Anonymous 18/01/21(Sun)23:54 No. 13423 ID: 2fadff

>>6477
>When you accept the existence of a force greater than humanity you absolve yourself of responsibility
>not believing in determinism
>not realizing pretty much everything is beyond our control
Congratulations, you're just as stupid as the people you're decrying.




READ THIS BEFORE POSTING YOU PILE OF FAGGOTS Anonymous ## Mod ## 11/09/09(Fri)04:51 No. 2371 ID: 175f07 [Reply] Locked Stickied
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We interrupt your scheduled bickering for this important announcement: Understanding /phi/

  • What this board is:
    • A place to discuss epistemology, ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics, and logic, in a general sense, or in an applied sense (in sex, science, vidya, your mother).
    • A place where not only is being a pretentious, hubristic dickhead is allowed, but is considered the norm.
  • What this board is not:
    • It is not /b/, /x/, or /rnb/.
    • A place to spew incoherent nonsense and verbal diarrhea.
    • A place to make claims with no justifications (and "because I say so" or "because you're gay" isn't a justification).
    • A place where the global rules do not apply.
An inability to follow these conventions will result in a warning!
Repeat offenders will be banned!


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Anonymous ## Mod ## 11/12/04(Sun)05:06 No. 4980 ID: 4c1a8e

Dear faggots,
I shouldn't have to remind you, but if someone is posting something against the rules, please report it.

If you don't know how to report a post, please see our super-sugoi FAQ section on the front page.

Thank you for your co-operation.
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Darwin and his mental retardation Anonymous 18/02/22(Thu)09:43 No. 13431 ID: 44a1c4 [Reply]
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https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK20255/
>A conclusion that two (or more) genes or proteins are homologous is a conjecture, not an experimental fact. We would be able to know for a fact that genes are homologous only if we could directly explore their common ancestor and all intermediate forms. Since there is no fossil record of these extinct forms, a decision on homology between genes has to be made on the basis of the similarity between them, the only observable variable that can be expressed numerically and correlated with probability.

https://www.wits.ac.za/news/latest-news/general-news/2014/2014-08/taung-childs-skull-not-human-like.html
>Taung Child's skull not human-like

How can anyone seriously believe in "evolution" when it all is based on a incomplete fossil record, that proves nothing, and comparative genetics that's just conjectures.

Fedora tippers are grasping at straws.


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Anonymous 18/02/23(Fri)14:51 No. 13435 ID: 487af6
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Archaeopteryx (pic related) has been said to be descended from dinosaurs because of the simi­larities of the legs and hips of birds with those of dinosaurs. How­ever, Archaeopteryx, like all birds, has a wishbone (analogous to the clavicle or collarbone in mammals) whereas dinosaurs did not have collarbones.

The fossil record isn't even convincing when you look at how disparate the remnants are.


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Anonymous 18/02/23(Fri)20:14 No. 13436 ID: 590f5b

ITT: Jesusfags who learned critical philosophy in school and rejected every other scrap of knowledge offered to them. Dejected, they spend their days hurling insults at passerbys on city street corners, patrons unfortunate enough to stumble across them in their minimum wage jobs, and anyone with a functioning prefrontal cortex who finds /phi/


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Anonymous 18/02/23(Fri)23:47 No. 13438 ID: 076c1b

>>13436
>a functioning prefrontal cortex
At first I thought it must be some kind of sarcastic joke, but every time I come back here I find it full of threads like this, and it is apparent whoever posts this inane drivel really believes it.




do /phi/ even logic? Anonymous 16/10/31(Mon)07:59 No. 12694 ID: 82c3eb [Reply]
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Solve it


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Anonymous 17/08/05(Sat)12:05 No. 13059 ID: ff4656

>>12694
I'd say 3


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Anonymous 17/09/01(Fri)11:33 No. 13085 ID: 187352

6


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Anonymous 18/02/23(Fri)20:42 No. 13437 ID: 198d71

>>13059
me2




The most important advice i can give DotAddicts+Anonimus 17/12/27(Wed)15:49 No. 13401 ID: aeb2d6 [Reply]
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Learned from experience.... terrible ones, people were just not meant to live together.

Never, ever ever ever, pursue a relationship. It is never worth it.

Hire a prostitute but dont pretend its more than that.


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Anonymous 18/01/12(Fri)09:21 No. 13412 ID: 42dc73

>>13401
This. Love doesn't exist, stop looking for it.


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Anonymous 18/01/12(Fri)20:27 No. 13413 ID: f027eb

nah, like, love exists, ive experienced it firsthand. but it fades. ive also experienced this. with a lot of work from both partues or maybe some really special connection it may be able to work but in general yeah its a thing but life long love is exceedingly rare.


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Anonymous 18/02/21(Wed)22:01 No. 13430 ID: caabe6

https://youtu.be/ZlGjmEvFFF0




Anonymous 16/12/24(Sat)23:39 No. 12763 ID: 0f36a6 [Reply] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
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https://richarddawkins.net/2016/06/yes-there-have-been-aliens/

Why are atheists so obsessed with aliens and other conspiracy theories? There is literally no credible evidence for their existence. Is it because they are immature manchildren?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fermi_paradox


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>Coco Bandicoot 18/02/14(Wed)21:32 No. 13426 ID: f5c7bd

>>12763
Lol.


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Anonymous 18/02/15(Thu)12:42 No. 13427 ID: 86440b

>>13425
He probably should go and see a therapist for those delusions.


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Anonymous 18/02/21(Wed)16:06 No. 13429 ID: 3f5dbb

>>13425
It's hard to believe there are people that actually think there are aliens that will invade Earth. To everybody else this is just schizophrenic ramblings.

There isn't enough tin foil in this world to protect them from these imaginary threats. So sad that these people won't get professional help.




Anonymous 15/11/16(Mon)06:19 No. 12321 ID: 21c12c [Reply]
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Is there really a right and wrong?

personally I believe that there is none, life is pointless.

thoughts?


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Anonymous 17/07/25(Tue)03:58 No. 13032 ID: 14f7e1

Has anybody here asked OP for clarification? That's the only way to really answer their question.


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Anonymous 17/08/14(Mon)19:12 No. 13071 ID: 564822

Morality is subjective. I think the only right and wrong is how well you do you in life. If you are a depressed lolcow everyday that bitches then are most likely in the wrong and if you live life well and have fun they you are in the right. Ya dig?


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Anonymous 18/02/16(Fri)04:22 No. 13428 ID: 07300e

> Is there really a right and wrong?

Morals derive from needs of your "tribe" versus needs of you.

> personally I believe that there is none, life is pointless.

You are not currently part of a "tribe" and feel alienated. Join a group of like-minded people to resolve.




Does anyone deserve anything? Anonymous 17/10/31(Tue)23:41 No. 13255 ID: a24704 [Reply]
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Do you think people inherently deserve things just for existing?

What I believe:
That you exist doesn't mean I have to buy you a cake or do anything else for you. A favour is a privilege not a right.


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Anonymous 17/12/03(Sun)09:27 No. 13334 ID: 27723a

>>13325
>respect and generosity
>as they are fellow human beings
Nope.


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Anonymous 17/12/29(Fri)01:10 No. 13404 ID: 562e68

>>13325
>>13334
The first asserts without evidence, so the second dismisses without evidence. I would be interested in hearing >>13325 argument for respect and generosity.

>>13262
>you live in a complex society
This. While I agree with >>13310, the term 'right' is misused. One does not have inalienable rights; one has only been protected by a piece of paper which has established certain niceties. Every thing I consume, from oxygen to houses, (the sole exception perhaps being the digital (but not really, see: Slashdot Effect)) deprives another of something else. While I would like to live in a society that preserves me in a pleasantness (See: Rawls), the code of Omerta has always fucked with me:

"Whoever appeals to the law against his fellow man is either a fool or a coward. Whoever cannot take care of himself without that law is both, for a wounded man will shall say to his assailant, 'If I live, I will kill you. If I die, you are forgiven' -- such is the rule of honour"


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Anonymous 18/01/07(Sun)10:11 No. 13409 ID: c380de

>>13404
>The first asserts without evidence, so the second dismisses without evidence.
Quid pro quo or ex nihilo nihil fit?




Anonymous 18/01/15(Mon)17:07 No. 13418 ID: 492771 [Reply]
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it's always now
phenolology is all there really is
if you aren't a pleb you'll start with Berkley and wake up
we live in a cold machine in search of hot pussy


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Anonymous 18/01/15(Mon)17:21 No. 13419 ID: 492771

aesthetic is all that matters


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Anonymous 18/01/15(Mon)17:23 No. 13420 ID: 492771
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Pretty good album




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