Monthly Archives: January 2008

Preparation for the LDS-Protestant-Catholic forum

In preparation for the upcoming forum on three different religious traditions, I thought Tom Lehrer’s thoughts on “brotherhood” would be worth a listen:

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Business time

The Flight of the Conchords are a New Zealand folk group. Very funny guys.

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More comic relief for students reading kant

A bit more comic relief for those of you struggling through the Critique of Pure Reason, thanks to Monty Python (“The Philosophers Song”):

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Political attack ad on Kant

Here is a funny attack ad against Kant.

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Value of humanities

Over on Huenemaniac, Dr. Huenemann mentioned an essay by Stanley Fish on the topic of “what’s the use of the humanities?” “His surprising answer is that the Humanities are not of any use — their value is not instrumental toward … Continue reading

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