our society's state of affairs and the President of BS Four things you might not know The author of the bestselling book, On Bullshit is Harry Frankfurt, professor emeritus of philosophy at Princeton University. Frankfurt writes that bullshit is a greater enemy of the truth than lies because eventually the excess of bullshit erodes the practitioner and the society's Read more...
We humans are capable of greatness ... but we are making a mess of our planet and becoming a danger to ourselves.
The human species lacks any goal external to its own biological nature.
Edward O. Wislon, Pulitzer Prize winning American biologist
Those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it.
Exactly how much of nature can we trash and burn and get away with it?
Philip Anderson, Nobel laureate physicist, Princeton
There is nothing man won't do to avoid the difficult task of thinking.
Seniors worth more dead than alive?
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