Category Archives: Philosophy

I lied in court today

I lied in court today. Under oath. I had no choice. The judge asked us, potential jurors, to speak up if we had any misgivings with applying the law as the court gave it to us. I remained silent. At … Continue reading

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I just don’t understand

If this blog has a purpose it’s to try to make some sense of this odd, complex world we live in. Sometimes it seems like I’m making little bits of progress. And then somebody shoots up a school full of … Continue reading

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The Camera Throngs

They were everywhere, clogging the walkway as they stopped to take out their fancy cameras and compact camera phones to snap the same, identical shot of a Gothic church. Ksenos pushed his way through them, like a salmon swimming up a river … Continue reading

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Emptiness of the Deceptive Experience

What is the point of fake tea lights in restaurants? For those who have not yet noticed, fake tea lights are battery-powered lights with cylindrical bases and flame-shaped tops. They are cleverly designed to flicker, seemingly randomly, just as if … Continue reading

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