I offhandedly mentioned the Cogito, how Descartes posited a daemon who deceives him about the whole world, until Rene finally decides that "I think, therefore I am," and that cannot be doubted. Silvie asks here, what if Descartes had in turn instilled doubt into the daemon? End of daemon. He would just flare out.
|From The Badi Blog|
I love this, John. I love, too, that you teach children's classes, and are moved to include such rigorous philosophical content.
children's interpretation of existentialism. I love it. and it's so true.
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