Monthly Archives: May 2015

Thoughts on existentialism and the crisis of authority

Here’s a thought I had: It appears, to me, that I take many views that are seen in a type of philosophy called existentialism.  I, though, tend to interpret it differently. THE “ILLNESS” In some respects, existentialism is primarily looking at … Continue reading

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Thoughts on fighting with nunchaku’s

(Different types of nunchaku’s.  From Wikipedia.com) I have always been interested in nunchaku’s.  Normally, people get interested in them by watching Bruce Lee.  Though I have seen Bruce Lee with nunchaku’s, and thought they were neat, I don’t think that … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the ‘experience gap’ – the importance of experience in “personhood”

Here’s a thought I had: I often speak of what I call the ‘experience gap’.  This basically refers to a condition where we are seeking or relying on an experience that we never had.  Because of this, the experience is replaced by other things, such … Continue reading

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