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by Magritte
Mon Nov 14, 2016 11:56 am
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: Leonard Cohen 1934-2016
Replies: 6
Views: 4801

Re: Leonard Cohen 1934-2016

It's British, so a lot of them I don't recognize either. And some are just plain obscure, imo even by British standards.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/uknews/21 ... -you-name/
by Magritte
Fri Nov 11, 2016 4:16 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: Leonard Cohen 1934-2016
Replies: 6
Views: 4801

Re: Leonard Cohen 1934-2016

fuck this hell piss bastard year

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by Magritte
Wed Nov 09, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: My Take On the Election
Replies: 11
Views: 6423

Re: My Take On the Election

by Magritte
Wed Nov 09, 2016 7:47 pm
Forum: City of God in Secular City
Topic: My Take On the Election
Replies: 11
Views: 6423

Re: My Take On the Election

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- Richard Rorty, Achieving our Country, 1998
by Magritte
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

'Do you remember,' he went on, 'writing in your diary, "Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four"?' 'Yes,' said Winston. O'Brien held up his left hand, its back towards Winston, with the thumb hidden and the four fingers extended. 'How many fingers am I holding up, Winston?' 'Four.'...
by Magritte
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

'Do you remember,' he went on, 'writing in your diary, "Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four"?' 'Yes,' said Winston. O'Brien held up his left hand, its back towards Winston, with the thumb hidden and the four fingers extended. 'How many fingers am I holding up, Winston?' 'Four.'...
by Magritte
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

Where does the symbolic being primary enter into this?
by Magritte
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:12 am
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

Where does the symbolic being primary enter into this?
by Magritte
Mon Oct 03, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

I feel lazy. I wonder if you can give me the "for dummies" version, e.g. "What I mean by the primacy of symbols is [the world is made of words, and by changing the words we change the world], and my main reasons for believing this is so are 1), 2), and 3)" I want to know what you think, in the simpl...
by Magritte
Mon Oct 03, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Are Symbols "primary"?
Replies: 56
Views: 25890

Re: Are Symbols "primary"?

I feel lazy. I wonder if you can give me the "for dummies" version, e.g. "What I mean by the primacy of symbols is [the world is made of words, and by changing the words we change the world], and my main reasons for believing this is so are 1), 2), and 3)" I want to know what you think, in the simpl...