TRUMP: Well, I told you, I will release them as soon as the
audit. Look, I've been under audit almost for 15 years. I know a lot
of wealthy people that have never been audited. I said, do you get
audited? I get audited almost every year. And in a way, I s
Reading Question Four
I do not agree with the problem of evil. The problem is basically that if God exist then the
world would not contain evil, but since it does then God does not exist. There is evil in the
world, however the person or thing we think of
May 23, 2017
Professor D. Strand
The Hiddenness of God
In the essay, The Hiddenness of God by Robert McKim, he believes that with
people not knowing what God looks like, and people being left in the dark about
The way that I processed the categorical imperative is that everyone should do as they
promise, simply because a persons moral and ethics should have an effect on doing what is
right. For an example, a
September 10th 2015
Surface: No change
Reality: Everything is changing
Two Very Important Pre-Socratic
Reality: No change
HERACLITUS IDEAS (Trees arent changing colors and such)
Logos, like a go
Rationality CONFLICT WITH Spirituality
Science and Philosophy
Religion and Faith
Christians take over when Rome falls
Christians try to blend science and philosophy into religion.
Two Very Important Philosophers
Born in Nort
October 8th, 2015
Humans Have These Needs
WANT A MODERATION OF THESE PHRASES ABOVE
September 17th, 2015
Socrates Known from Dialogue by Plato.
Life and ideas integrated
Questioned people when teaching, not lecturing them
Uncompromising and challenging (in a non-mean way)
Had a wife and kids
September 10th, 2015
Types of Periods in Philosophy:
Everything in Philosophy in Context takes place in present day Turkey
Three Types of Pre-Socratic Philosophers
The Sophos Strong Belief
September 24, 2015
Heraclitus vs Parmenides
REALITY GOES UP FROM THE BOTTOM TO TOP OF THE TABLE
Knowledge of This
Higher concept of below.
Most Possible Pleasure
Quality of pleasure
drugs, sex, food, wine
Not just physical
Quantity not Quality
Pleasure = Good
There is no bad
Focused on prese
Inductive analogies: An inductive analogy draws a particular conclusion about the characteristics of an individual based on
a comparison of another individual or group of individuals sharing certain characteristics.
Mary is a student from Centerville High
Monday, November 7, 2016
Ad hominem - in general, this fallacy occurs when one mistakenly focuses on the source of the
argument as opposed to the argument itself.
a Personal attack- bringing up some negative aspects of a person's char
Monday, October 3, 2016
Four valid logical forms
S > ~P
If it's raining, then it is cloudy.
It is raining
Thus, it is cloudy.
If it is hot, then it is sunny.
It is hot.
Thus, it is s
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Problems with language
Vagueness. A term or phrase is vague if we are not sure of its meaning.
Imagine you are assembling some quality furniture and the instructions read: "Turn the screw tight."
Propositional or truth-functional logic. Propositional logic is a system that is used to determine whether
or not a given argument is valid .
The basic unit of propositional logic is the proposition, claim, or statement.
A propositional can have one of tw
Keith Cotaling this should be 12 point type, and you are far above the 900 word count
The Last Run At Home
The cold nights were my favorite. The hill was lit up by the night lights and hard packed
like the snow on the inside of you
CONGRATS! You are a new commercial business owner (Pick a type of business to open) and will be
opening your doors within the year. You will open the store in America, land of the free market
(economy) & capitalism (government). In preparation for this, y
Introduction to Logic
HW # 3
The Washington Post
Do you humans deserve to inhabit another planet?
Kirk Talbott, Silver Spring
November 22 at 4:59 PM
The Nov. 18 news article Stephen Hawking gives a deadline for finding another worl
02 November 2016
Alternative Medicine Vs. Conventional Methods
With technology at our fingertips, diseases and sickness should be eradicated. But that
is not the case, people get sick every day and our b
October 26, 2016
Friendship is one of the hardest commitments to obtain. It is a great way to express
feelings and learn. Friendship is having that someone to lean on, having that one person that wil
Sir Thomas More
As presented by Michael Dropkin
More was born on February 7th 1478 in
He began studying at Oxford in 1492
He left Oxford around 2 years later to
pursue legal training and while there, he
Capitalism: A love Story
1. In the beginning of the movie, we see Randy Hacker who lives in Peoria, getting the foreclosure notice.
He is given 30 days to leave everything, but the police have pushed the date up to today. Randy
Beverly Crusher, a new staff accountant, is confused because of the complexities involving
accounting standard-setting. Specifically, she is confused by the number of bodies issuing financial
reporting standards of one kind or another and the level of aut
Wikipedia defines a sweatshop to be:
A sweatshop is a working environment with very difficult or dangerous conditions,
usually where the workers have few rights or ways to address their situation. This
Loyalty seems like a quality that is becoming increasingly harder to find. People today are
feeling less and less of an obligation to their employer. Years ago, employees believed that
when they were hired that
Marinov, The Insider
The Insider is a great example of the whistle blowing problem and way for us to
discuss right versus right ethics. Wigand was removed from the B&W payroll in
March 1993 because, in his words, "When I get angry, I have
a. The ethical issue in this case is the fraudulent representation of certain numbers and
entries posted on the WorldComs financial statements. These unauthorized entries were
made to boost and raise unethically the cash flow to unrealistic levels.
The documentary illustrates corporations to have started as something for the "public good". The film
discusses original chartered corporations with clear stipulations to avoid the multitude of injustices
apparent today. This