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Fromm on The Art of Loving

  Erich Fromm wrote the powerful lines: “Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.” It might seem at first that it is the feeling of falling in love that is the answer to … Continue reading

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American Hustle

Christian Bale as Irving Rosenfeld Bradley Cooper as Richie DiMaso Amy Adams as Sydney Prosser Jeremy Renner as Carmine Polito Jennifer Lawrence as Rosalyn Rosenfeld http://www.abc.net.au/atthemovies/txt/s3903348.htm ”I felt like we had a secret. Just the two of us. You know … Continue reading

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Snowdonia walking from the Brigands Inn

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I started walking seriously after a long bout of depression that stemmed from insomnia and had resulted in my staying in the house for long periods of time over the summer feeling drained of energy. A friend of mine (Anthony) … Continue reading

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The Athiest’s Guide to Reality: Enjoying Life without Illusions by Alex Rosenberg – A big review!

Overview: Alex Rosenberg latest book outlines his view of life’s persistent questions on the meaning of life, whether we have free-will, can survive our bodily death, and what we can know about the world. Rosenberg starts from the assumption that … Continue reading

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Bede Rundle “Why there is something rather than nothing”

Bede Rundle has an interesting book out called “Why there is something rather than nothing” Rundle argues for the view that there cannot be nothing, either at some point in the past, or at some point in the future. Rundle … Continue reading

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Debate on Male Circumcision

A nice video debate on the moral dimensions of male circumcision with both a defender of the practice and a critic Continue reading

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Male Circumcision part 2 – It’s not a big deal is it?

One of the most common comments on this topic that I have come across is that it is not a big deal so why not allow the practice to continue. Of course that is apt to the reply that if … Continue reading

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