Mutually Assured Destruction in Practice

If it’s not known by now, the United is armed to the tee with nuclear weapons. We feel safe knowing that other countries and enemies know that we have them — why? Because they will be destroyed if they were to ever use them against us. DESTROYED!

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I Want the Experience Machine

The concept of Utilitarianism, at its foundation, is quite simple and intuitive: the determination of what is right or wrong depends on whether or not, and to what extent, a given action has utility; it’s consequentialism of a kind.  

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When You Are Old and Grey

When you are young, you imagine yourself being different when you grow up.  You imagine that, by then, you will have had enough time to fix all of your foibles and hone your skills, and be whoever you wish; to meet the greatest people, to read the greatest books, to cheat death, and laugh with the…

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