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  1. Is it possible for God to go back in time? by MistahKurtzHeDead in Introduction to Philosophy / Factual Issues / Books
    Just curious as to what people think in regards to this... Is it possible for an omnipotent, multi-dimensional being to go back into time if their very nature (being multi-dimensional) posit they exist in past, present and future? hm...
  2. Would it matter if the people around us were philosophical zombies? by MistahKurtzHeDead in Introduction to Philosophy / Factual Issues / Books
    To what extent is it relevant to ourselves if the people around us do not exist as the same construct that we imagine them to (e.g. if they were all philosophical zombies, manifestations of consciousness, or brains in vats?). Would their essences (purely defined as what they really ARE) be relevant ...
  3. The Polyvalence of Plane Crashes by Landru Guide Us in General Philosophy
    The crash of the Germanwings Airbus a few days ago was upsetting enough when authorities suspected a mechanical failure. German Prime Minister Merkel expressed distress over the disaster, as is understandable. But now we learn the copilot apparently crashed the plane intentionally, perhaps due to...
  4. Moderators and Admin by jacassidy2 in Feedback
    I can take a good joke or a hit from one who disagrees with my premises as good as the next guy. But there are several posters that have become active in the last 60 days or so that are not talking philosophy. They have a social agenda and should be limited to the appropriate categories. There ar...
  5. Tesla's Energy Theory? by mikegus91 in Philosophy of Science
    People tell me all the time that Nikola Tesla invented some sort of energy producing system but was ostracized and discredited by 'the man' who wanted to make money by selling their own, inefficient systems. I've always been skeptical because energy 'generation' is illogical on such a base level. ...
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