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  1. In all due fairness ... by FrankGSterleJr in Ethics
    “Empath, noun: (chiefly in science fiction) a person with the paranormal ability to apprehend the mental or emotional state of another individual.” —The New Oxford Dictionary of English In All Due Fairness: A Divine Manifestation and Intervention Over All Earthly Suffering ...
  2. Atheism explained by an atheists for theists by Boots in Metaphysics and Epistemology
    I don't think that theists should be deciding the definition of atheism. I'm not sure why theist try to make atheism a belief system, but regardless of their agenda, the fact remains that definitions are not the purview of theists or anyone else. That is why we have dictionaries. So, in order to...
  3. Flat Earth by yossarianlives in Community / Off Topic
    Now that the Flat earth has been outed. The question I have been thinking is: what have they been doing with the money? I mean, we are speaking about trillions of dollars and pounds. NASA has said it went to the moon, landed on mars, and sent a mission to pluto etc., etc., but NONE of these thing...
  4. Moral Neutrality theory by Josh Mayer in General Philosophy
    Moral neutrality theory is the position that getting rid of the good is good and getting rid of the bad is good. It is the position which posits that the only good thing is the position without any moral judgment to be had. P1: The is/ought gap is true. P2: By p1, morality is subjective. C1: Good ...
  5. Twist on the Chinese Room by Marchesky in General Philosophy
    Old subject, but it's been a little while since it's been a topic on here. Replace English and Chinese with two sets of arbitrary symbols. These consist of symbols with made up rules for how to combine them. From that, one can derive the rules for transforming any combination of A symbols to B symb...