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Category: Kooky Ideas

Solipsist Missionary

Join the ideology with the absolute fewest a priori assumptions today! Solipsism is the philosophical idea that only one’s own mind is sure to exist. As an epistemological position, solipsism holds that...

We Need to Rethink Access to Scientific Research

One of humanity’s greatest technological triumphs is today’s potential for widespread and unrestricted access to all of our collected knowledge. As we march towards this noble goal, there is something crucial we...

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“wake up do your own research”

As an order directed at the metaphorically asleep, Wake Up is completely toothless and self-contradictory. The “sleeping” don’t know they’re asleep, and can’t receive that order with the understanding required to fulfill...

Stephen Harper’s Simpsons Twitter Confession

On December 21st, 2012 Stephen Harper tweeted a link to a Simpsons clip to the twitter account of the fiction character Homer Simpson. @pmharper @HomerJSimpson Mmm… bacon. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aM6xVQwIOYQ … . @HomerJSimpson Mmm…...