Monday, February 10, 2014
Team Why Not? 2/10/14 (Section 12)
Today we decided the topic for our group project. The plan is to do an analysis of the Calvin & Hobbes cartoons and their philosophical merits. We also discussed the philosophies of Pyrrho and Epicurus. We found Pyrrho's version of skepticism a bit much, but did note his contributions to moderate skeptics. Epicurus also had an interesting opinion on how to take on death and how we as humans should deal with it. Well, that's about it for the summary. Here's a Calvin & Hobbes comic strip that relates to our class discussion today. . .