Wittgenstein & talking nonsense Show more
Wittgenstein argues that we are not naturally disposed towards unfriendliness or unsociality; by being speaking beings who create names for the things in our world, we show a predisposition of making something sharable -- language. The thing which separates us, according to Wittgenstein, is when we talk nonsense or mutual unintelligibility. Talking nonsense goes deeper than using a nonsense language, when we speak in nonsense, we are purposefully unintelligible.
I'm poor pt. 2 Show more
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I'm poor and need help Show more
I make $15,050 a year. Roughly $2k goes to fees, another $1k goes to seeing my specialist once a year, one top of my medication costs.
I can't get a side job because I need to make under $16,400 a year for the next two years to get my loans forgiven. (The program is Total Permanent Disability)
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If you know anyone who needs some editing or tutoring - I can send my CV.
Why Mr. Rogers is important today Show more
Mr Rogers ethics extend to our own neighborhoods through how we welcome others. Rogers believes that we welcome people into the neighborhood as they are, and we like them as they are. We are called to overcome internal biases, to put aside the incidentals that are barriers to liking them. Rogers gives us tools to do so. He believes that discourse, even the offer of it, provides an open ground for individuals to meet and begin the process of welcoming each other.
Paper surprise Show more
I forgot I wrote a decent paper on Thoreau that didn't make me hate myself, so I submitted it to Theoria.
I am not going to be too upset if it's a rejection seeing as how I completely forgot about the paper until I saw in my notes that I wrote it.
Comps pt2 Show more
I'm scheduling meetings with two of the people on my committee I haven't really met with to see what they think I should focus on when it comes to studying.
One of my committee members already told me he'd be asking me about our readings course.
I am feeling pretty good about this! September here I come
Comps Show more
I'm rereading my notes from my first semester of classes. Right after Strauss I wrote in the margins, 'Is he the worst person?'
I was onto something
Comps Show more
Studying for comps is a lot like living pre-comps except everything is on fire and how am I supposed to remember all of this material?
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