December 13th, 2013

Paper Samurai Launched Today!

February 24th, 2012

Neil “Logic” Feit

My department chair is now an internet meme, and it’s awesome. I started it as a joke, saying that Neil […]

July 2nd, 2011

We Need More Philosophy Summer Camps

It’s been a little quiet here. I spent the last three weeks at the Purdue Summer Seminar on Knowing in […]

March 3rd, 2010

Robot Socrates Dialogues

Lewis Powell made this, and you all owe him your respect, admiration, gratitude, and praise. We are all indebted to […]

February 22nd, 2010

Professor Pours Liquid Nitrogen Over Laptop, Smashes It

Funny, but I still favor the laptop policy I introduced a few semesters back. Also, (Spoiler Alert) I wish I […]

February 6th, 2010

Claire Danes is Jonathan Dancy’s Daughter-in-Law

Here she is talking about him on Craig Ferguson [HT: John Basl] 6 Degress of Kevin Bacon to Jonathan Dancy […]

November 10th, 2009

What is Magic?

I don’t believe in magic. At least, I thought I didn’t. Then I started worrying that I might not actually […]

November 1st, 2009

Math Professor Plays Cool Halloween Trick

Bonus points for introducing something like the duplication problem for various theories of personal identity.

October 29th, 2009

The Monads Are Back

The Monads are back. I suspect a lot of my readers are familiar with the Monads. What you may not […]

August 26th, 2009

I Teach My Son the Important Things…Like What a Wookie Says

Sorry, but that was just too awesome not to post here. More philosophy and more journal survey updates are coming […]