Category Archives: Evil

Dependent’s Day Fireworks

“I want to have within my own hands the choice of my leaders…” – From “My Day” by Eleanor Roosevelt,  July 4, 1940 Yes, that would be nice, wouldn’t it?   Too bad the residents of the United States do … Continue reading

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Impress and Intimidate Your Friends, Family and Boss!

…impress them by using this scary word in a sentence:  The word is “teleology.” Teleology is the notion that shit doesn’t just happen.  Everything supposedly happens because it serves some other creature’s cunning purpose. This other creature might be a … Continue reading

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Morality

Gene Callahan offered the following assertion: “If a moral person breaks the rules, it is to produce a more moral, not a less moral, outcome.” I replied: To break a rule of morality is to do something “bad.” So what … Continue reading

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