Ant Reasoning

Often the very different (and strongly disagreeing) answers to the same question, are all correct and all wrong at the same time depending on your starting premise. In other words, our starting point inevitably determines our conclusions. We see this in politics all...

Philosophy is …

“Philosophy is the art of asking questions that come naturally to children using methods that come naturally to lawyers.” ~ Philosophy Professor, David Hills

Pournelle’s Iron Law of Bureaucracy

Pournelle’s Iron Law of Bureaucracy states that in any bureaucratic organization there will be two kinds of people”: ¬†First, there will be those who are devoted to the goals of the organization. Examples are dedicated classroom teachers in an educational...

Religion’s Mindless Duplication

It never ceases to astound me how the lemming like quality of Tribal Mindsets work. The result is almost always the same; Selective Invincible Ignorance, with rarely the necessary attendant humility to acknowledge the possibility of being even a smidgen wrong. As I...

How to Think by WikiHow

Original article here. How to Think Thinking is something that happens naturally in each individual, but there are ways to deepen your thinking abilities. It takes time and practice to become a better thinker, but it’s a process you can hone all your life. Being...