Tag Archives: Tucson Shootings

Doing the Funky Nietzsche

Nihil ex nihilo – nothing from nothing – the thesis argued by Parmenides, usually given in its Latin form as a compete sentence – Ex nihilo nihil fit. Nothing comes from nothing – nothing ever could. No wait, Captain Von … Continue reading

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Sneaky Bastard

On Thursday, January 13, it was over. Most of the commentary that morning on both speeches – Palin on Facebook and Obama in Tucson – was that things had gotten to the point on both the left and the right … Continue reading

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