Articles tagged socrates

Plato’s Podcasts: The Ancients’ Guide to Modern Living by Mark Vernon

Do Paris Hilton and Diogenes the Cynic really have anything in common? Mark Vernon thinks so.

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7 May 2007 // 10:00 PM

High-Minded Bullshit

Philosophy itself is often regarded as part and parcel with the bullshit of popular culture. But it is philosophers who been trying to determine exactly what bullshit is and how it works its magic.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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