Because I follow the best vloggers out there…
A Gentle Philosophy (or A Kind Philosophy, or A Soft Philosophy, depending on the translation) is the title of a song I like a lot (maybe I’ll put the video below), and is something I thought about after my last post in which I mentioned the philosopher talking of “an alleged emergency” and basically treating the current state of affairs of our species as just another thought experiment.
Through a series of different connections, thinking about philosophy, I came to the usual – my own philosophical gurus, and their teachings. Because we are creatures of science and philosophy, and there’s always something to learn from the classics.Continue reading
This is the sort that pops up when one does research.
Not life-changing, sometimes a bit irritating, but certainly three kinds of fun in a single parcel.
Here’s something spooky for a cold winter night: The Hex, based on M.R. James’ Casting the Runes (which was made into a movie called Night of the Demon, by Jacques Tourneur).
Having spent most of the last 72 hours running around – mostly on trains – all I have to post today is this great little noir movie…
Because it’s a few hours away, and in a week’s time the ’20s are about to begin…