Archive for June 12th, 2017

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June 12, 2017

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Not sure how I’ve managed to put off seeing this ’til now, but all my rowdy American Philosophy friends are in it. https://t.co/T5YKnXywqq

June 12, 2017

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Bertrand Russell Now https://t.co/jel0AX6pxF

June 12, 2017

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Happy birthday Harriet Martineau, who wove ideas from Mill & others into 25 short stories that outsold Dickens https://t.co/wdEadvaHbe

June 12, 2017

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Classic idiocy https://t.co/0LgZnVvhqQ

June 12, 2017

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Squirrels and American Philosophers

June 12, 2017

Since George brought it up…

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American philosophers, Jamesians anyway, agree: the ubiquitous rodent is a rich and instructive metaphor.

That’s my esteemed mentor John Lachs, about two minutes in, making a solid pluralistic point: beware talk of the American philosopher… or (as we noted the other day) the Anglo-American mind.

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