31 August 2014
Democracy in America
The Glenn Show
The Good Fight
The Mind Report
The Posner Show
The Wright Show
The Good Fight (round 1)
Pros & Conn
The Week in Blog
Big Questions involving philosophy, science, spirituality and religion
Oct 18, 2009 — Simon Keller & Niko Kolodny
Love as a response to reasons
Will your marriage survive Niko’s analysis of love?
Unrequited love and dysfunctional relationships
What’s the difference between patriotism and racism?
Does patriotic pride require epistemic irresponsibility?
Is unconditional love a worthy ideal?
Oct 11, 2009 — Eliezer Yudkowsky & Andrew Gelman
Fun with coin-flipping
Can probabilistic thinking be completely automated?
The limits of probability theory
How Andrew got shot down by Daily Kos
Is the academic world addicted to easy answers?
The difference between Eliezer and Nassim Taleb
Oct 5, 2009 — Robert Wright & John Horgan
Hard truths and Buddhist consolations
Bob’s Darwinian explanation of John’s career
Bad gurus and good Buddhists
John’s modest brand of enlightenment
The meaning of monks who set themselves on fire
Do you need Buddhism in order to feel oneness with lizards?