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The Boston Marathon Bombings And Taking A Wider Perspective

The current estimates on the damage done by the two bombs that went off during the Boston Marathon is currently 3 fatalities and 176 wounded.  Everyone in the US, and many around the globe, were stunned by the incident.  It’s not that tragic occurrences don’t happen in countries on a daily basis, but the echo … Continue reading The Boston Marathon Bombings And Taking A Wider Perspective

The Dissection Of Morality From A Regular Guy’s Perspective

I am by no means an expert on morality, either philosophically or scientifically.  Though perhaps we should be wary of anyone who claims to be an expert in this field, and take a close look at to how well their actions measure up with their proposed expertise.  This subject is one that has long interested … Continue reading The Dissection Of Morality From A Regular Guy’s Perspective