On Bergson’s Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic (1900).…Read more »
I was listening again to Mark’s interview on Douglas Lain’s Diet Soap podcast and was struck by an interesting question posed by Doug. He was talking about how ontology seemed to be the starting point for philosophy (Thales) and asked whether ontology was required for ethics and if Mark knew of any philosophical points of view where the ontological contradicted the ethical. Mark’s response was to note his ‘skepticism’…Read more »
I enjoy listening to philosophers I respect talk about the life and thought of other philosophers. Below is a discussion between the popularizer of philosophy Bryan Magee and the great John Searle.…Read more »
As we podcasters think about how to proceed, we welcome as always your feedback. Here are three live questions for us at the moment.
1. Does having guest participants help more than it distracts?…Read more »