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  • Triumviratelarger2

    A Happy Holiday Season To Us All!

    Here’s a link to a new and very good essay by Hiram at the International Society of Epicurus:  “Why Materialism Matters.”  I am in the middle of some reading that tracks closely what he is saying, and I want to add a few words. It is …

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  • Lucretius From Munco Overleaf

    Proof, Not Assertion

    (Cross-posted with a few edits from the Garden of Epicurus facebook group.) This is in regard to strengthening our minds.  It was inspired by Mark C.’s thread in the Facebook group on facing death, but it’s something I have been thinking about due to some …

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  • Crowsledding

    Do Harpsichords Go Sledding In the Snow For Fun?

     Man’s fate is like that of the animals; the same fate awaits them both: As one dies, so dies the other. All have the same breath; man has no advantage over the animal.  Ecclesiastes 3:19   The subject of similarities and differences between the nature …

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