Posts filed under “philosophy”

BTQ Missionary

I noticed this a bit late, but it’s still good for a LOL or two: Saganist on LJ inadvertently dressed up as a necktied missionary for Halloween, and after a brief flirtation with the idea of posing as an iconoclastic atheist missionary, instead opted to become a philosophical Beg The Question proselytizer, complete with BTQ […]

Barthes!

Crisis Century class today consisted of the viewing and discussion of a documentary video about Roland Barthes, the oh-so-readable great-uncle of semiotics and postmodernism. Ah, postmodern philosophy, that ever-inquisitive quest to question every movement that preceded it, to challenge and conquer even the most fundamental perceptions of reality and thought, hence defeating even the very […]

Battleground God

Battleground God: a challenging quiz game to test your consistency regarding matters of Deity. Excerpts from my results: Congratulations! You have been awarded the TPM medal of distinction! This is our second highest award for outstanding service on the intellectual battleground…. The fact that you progressed through this activity without being hit and biting very […]