Getting Ahead of the Times

Getting Ahead of the Times

I picked a poor topic to discuss when messing around with the new editor. If its messy….deal with it. This is my review of Chimay Grande Reserve (aka the blue one): It has been discussed in some circles the atheist/agnostic version of heaven is the idea of science...
This is Your Brain on Reddit

This is Your Brain on Reddit

The internet is often a fascinating demonstration of humanity’s tendency to prey upon the most gullible people among us. I clearly find myself in the latter. This is my review of “The Gonster”: An example where one might find the ideas on the internet worthy of being...
Nietzsche – Critiquing the critique

Nietzsche – Critiquing the critique

The fifth in a sporadic series.  Previously one, two, three and four. The Genealogy of Morality is Nietzsche’s fully developed analysis (and attack) on the basis of modern Western morality. He posits there are two sources of morality: from the aristocratic,...
Nietzsche – Critiquing the critique

Nietzsche – Chaos, Contingency and Emergence

The fourth in a sporadic series.  Previously one, two and three. The following are quotes from Human, All too Human.  Given that I want to tie some elements together, I’ll make some comments after each, and then proceed to synthesis/conclusion at the end. ...
Nietzsche – Critiquing the critique

Nietzsche and thoughts on suffering

The third in a sporadic series.  Previously, the intro and the second. Pulled from The Twilight of the Idols: The Christian and the Anarchist.—When the anarchist, as the mouthpiece of the decaying strata of society, raises his voice in splendid indignation for...