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The news out of West Virginia in recent weeks is simply foul. Just in the last couple of days we learned that ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 102 comments on Sun Jan 26, 2014 at 07:45 AM PST with 109 Recommends
I'm generally a year or two behind where movies are concerned, and I finally got around to watching this one. It's interesting how different elements of a film jump out at you based on what's been ...
by adamcadre
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Nov 09, 2011 at 04:28 PM PST with 5 Recommends
One doesn't have to agree with everything a given person says to recognize and appreciate their insights: Indeed, in the case of Friedrich Nietzsche, taking the entirety of his works as a whole ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 100 comments on Tue Jan 26, 2010 at 03:50 PM PST with 14 Recommends
I wish they would just leave Friedrich alone. They can’t, of course, I understand that. And it doesn’t really matter anymore, I understand that too. He’s been dead a hundred years ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2009 at 03:40 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
While our beloved Kula is moving, I'm filling in to give the Kula Krew a place to gather for Koffee, Kuddles, and Konversation. Our usual Thursday feature, Thriller Thursday , is taking a ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 85 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2009 at 04:29 AM PST with 63 Recommends
With the world gone mad, I find solace in some of the books that have been my friends through so much madness in the past. On the birthday of my favorite dead syphilitic German philosophe, I'm ...
by CrustyPolemicist
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Oct 15, 2008 at 01:52 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Nietzsche was to Christianity as Marx was to capitalism. He was one of the fiercest critics of ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 70 comments on Sat Jul 26, 2008 at 08:27 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Any kind of study on the functionality of individuals, society, and governments has to deal with the area of compassion. As we have learned over the past 70+ years of the New Deal, compassion is ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2008 at 08:35 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Continuing our full-fledged assault on Christian Fundamentalism (by which I mean the right-wing orthodoxy that has permeated the world), we make forays into some more of Nietzsche's work. First of ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2008 at 08:43 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Nietzsche laid out a full-fledged assault on the basis of fundamentalism and called for the reevaluation of everything that we would ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2008 at 05:38 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Tom Hagen: Your father wouldn't want to hear this, Sonny. This is business not personal. Sonny: They shoot my father and it's business, my ass! Quotes ...
by Sundiata
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2008 at 08:40 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Dean Barnett has read George Packer’...
by Bastoche
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2008 at 09:55 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
In the morning, however, after this night, Zarathustra jumped up from his couch, and, having girded his loins, he came out of his cave glowing and strong, like a morning sun coming out of gloomy ...
by dstein12
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 06, 2008 at 08:51 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Freddy Nietzsche would be smiling down on Barack Obama, the great hope of this nation.
by brunete1937
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2008 at 01:58 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
My blog is about how American Christianity has morphed into a way for Republicans to morally justify the greed of their economic policies and violence of their foriegn policy, and how Evangelical ...
by lequino
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Apr 05, 2008 at 12:23 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
The Clintons and the Will to Power: Tolkien meets Nietsche.
by denis diderot
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2008 at 08:48 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
It seems that the days of the uneasy truce between religion and philosophy may be coming to an end - and despite those who attempt to release the tension with their faith in a negative theology, ...
by jamesaire
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Jan 23, 2008 at 02:03 PM PST with 5 Recommends
It's getting pretty rough out there. ((youtube 7M-cmNdiFuI)) I have had my doubts about Kant myself, and wonder if he will play that well on Super Dooper Tuesday.
by greggp
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2007 at 11:39 AM PST with 5 Recommends
A popular conservative concept is that we live in an 'ownership society', and it certainly has a nice ring to it. But what I doubt these Conservatives have done, is look at the root of the concept.
by ChapiNation386
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Feb 27, 2007 at 07:43 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Like some other diaries I've read on DKos, I began to write this one as a response to Erevann's ...
by Salvor Hardin
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Feb 24, 2007 at 07:09 AM PST with 7 Recommends