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Concussed Science

/ Society & Its Pathologies / Epistemology, Order, Survival … all inclusive I just watched Frontline: League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis. A scientist, a pathologist, Bennett Omalu, is offered the corpse of Mike Webster, famous football center. The … Continue reading

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We Go Along — Religulous

/ Favorites / I rented a DVD of Religulous several years ago because I suspected it was high time I found out by direct experience (an image on a tube, eg) who this politically incorrect clown, Bill Maher, was (and … Continue reading

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A-Pauling Science

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Social Epistemology / In the news, the other day, again! Yahoo reports that doctors argue that vitamins are a waste of money! At best! and may do harm … Continue reading

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Houdini Science

/ Epistemology / Sentience / Semiotics / Watching a DVD of the Houdini biopic Death Defying Feats I’m reminded of Richard Feynman. See the relationship? There is one, a huge one: I say that Richard Feynman, one of the great … Continue reading

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Social Reality

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Epistemology / Reality / 2008 06 02 I’ve been writing since 1948, teaching publicly as well as privately since the 1960s, philosophizing publicly since 1970, writing … Continue reading

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Science & Society

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Epistemology / Reality / c. late 1990s Science: the acquisition of reliable knowledge about the world Jared Diamond Society puts on disguises. We were never able … Continue reading

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Mapping God

We can’t map god; we can only myth God. Science maps things, weights and measures. Weights and measures don’t apply to meta-truth. Humans only partly qualify for meta-truth: which doesn’t stop us from slaughtering whatever we want to control. That’s … Continue reading

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