Author Archive: Luigus

Surf’s up

“Surfing the web” doesn’t quite capture what the average person does on the Internet. Surfing is a feat of precise physical and mental concentration and execution. It demands torturous practice and grit. And that’s just to be able to stand…
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A recent Radiolab episode explored the possibility that nihilism is not so much about negating meaning in existence but accepting the inevitability of the possibility of our impossibility. Or if you don’t prefer Heidegger’s abstruse description of it: death. The implication?…
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