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Philosophy of Mind and Graduate Philosophy Study

Monthly Archives: May 2011

Philosophy Joke of the Week X

The problem with conceivability arguments is that it’s inconceivable to think they actually prove anything.


Philosophy Joke of the Week IX

Once again, not a joke per se, but since it’s finals week, you’ll have to forgive me.

I find the way Canadians relate to Kant somewhat defeatist. Kant, or won’t¬†guys?

For those confused: It has been my experience that Canadians (and one or two other english speaking countries other than the United States) pronounce “Kant” the same way they pronounce “can’t.” Obviously, it’s a bad joke, and would work better in person.

Philosophy Joke of the Week VIII

You want to hear a good philosophy joke? Well, here goes: Ayn Rand.