Philosophy

Philosophy Fridays

The Philsophy of Baruch Spinoza

Today is Friday and that means it’s time for a little philosophy. This week it’s Baruch Spinoza. Spinoza tried to replace the bible with a scientifically-based ethical system. He succeeded in theory – but not in practice.

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What is “Nothing”?

This video spans the realms of physics and philosophy and was inspired by “Levels of Nothing” by Robert Lawrence Kuhn, in the book “The Mystery of Existence: Why is there Anything At All” by John Leslie and Robert Lawrence Kuhn.

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4 Ways Nassim Taleb’s Ideas Will Give You An Edge

Episode #194 of the With Joe Wehbe Podcast wraps up the series on Nassim Taleb (181-194). Big takeaway, think like an investor, not an academic. Risk-taking is more important than knowledge, will help you learn more, life is random and people overestimate their control and try to sound smart by making all sorts of predictions. […]

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