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PHILOSOPHY BOWLING RESULTS

• Is the world eternal? YES
• Do humans have contra-causal free will (i.e., can humans do otherwise)? NO
• Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? YES
• Do humans have souls? YES
• Are there natural rights? YES
• Is it morally permissible to eat meat? NO
• Is the unexamined life worth living? NO
• Is truth subjectivity? YES
• Is virtue necessary for happiness? YES
• Can a computer have a mind? YES
• Can humans know reality as it is in itself? YES
• Is hell other people? YES
• Can art be created accidentally? NO
• Can we change the past? NO
• Are numbers real? NO
• Is it always better to know the truth? YES

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I find myself very attracted to this brand of ‘front porch’ conservatism.  

Here is a funny clip on the modern malaise of democratic souls, the ‘crappiest generation’.  

And, finally, an article on the importance of beer drinking to civic life.  Apparently, for the first time in the history of our great republic, Americans drank more bottled water than beer.  The end is nigh!

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