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Half-Assed Philosophy

Beyond Good and Evil Chapter Two: Part 26

After my confused rant in last week’s post, and with the sting of my failure to understand Part 25 still fresh, I’m pleased to say that the message in Part 26 of Friedrich Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil is nice and plain. It’s simply worded, apt, and easy to understand. It’s also extremely snooty. It […]

Beyond Good and Evil Chapter Two: Part 25

I reached an important milestone this week in my reading of Friedrich Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil. While reading through Chapter Two, Part 25, I got completely lost. I didn’t have a clue what Nietzsche was talking about, and at the time of writing this, I’ve only partly managed to pull myself out of the […]

Beyond Good and Evil Chapter 2: Part 24

It’s been a few weeks since I decided to take a break from reading Friedrich Nietzsche. The respite was much needed, and my brain is less fried now than it was back in July. I feel ready to dive into the next chapter of Beyond Good and Evil and I’m excited to get back at […]

A Truth Best Ignored?

I’ve been without belief in free will for a while now. My conversion to the view that we’re not the authors of our actions took place a few years ago, and I’ve remained steadfast in that view ever since. Even when I still believed that I was the originator of all of my opinions and […]

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