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by Veil
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Loricism General
Topic: Loricism needs a book
Replies: 7
Views: 311

Re: Loricism needs a book

I agree that there needs to be a book of some sort. I wouldn't get too hung up on what kind of book to write, or a particular approach. Just finish one and put it out there, then make a different book if you so choose. The more material out there, the better and easier it will be to discover your id...
by Veil
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: The Laws of Human Nature
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Re: The Laws of Human Nature

I liked this book, most especially the stories used as examples. It gives you a different perspective on people, such as Johnson and Nixon. I couldn't tell you what my favorite "Law" is, though.
by Veil
Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Loricism General
Topic: Loric awards/endorsements?
Replies: 4
Views: 252

Re: Loric awards/endorsements?

I recommend something along the lines of what Daniel posted today on Facebook. Even though it specifically refers to Justice, I think the sentiment is apt. Lastly, people often conflate things these days. Just because I defend someone does not mean I endorse that person or their ideology, or any oth...
by Veil
Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Loricism General
Topic: What is eudaimonia?
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Re: What is eudaimonia?

I definitely think you should write more about this. I concur. This topic could help a lot of people. And it feels like the spirit of this as well. A philosophy that is meant to help people live and bring good things to their lives. I had never heard of this before, so thank you all for the links.
by Veil
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Communicatio Ratio - Improving Ideas
Topic: Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect

I recently came across this phenomenon, and an interesting piece of trivia is that Michael Crichton coined the phrase. What do you think? Good to be aware of?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gell-Mann_amnesia_effect
by Veil
Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Vitality
Topic: Smoking - autonomy vs vitality
Replies: 3
Views: 540

Re: Smoking - autonomy vs vitality

This reminds me about something I read in regards to Epicurus. Maybe I saw it on your facebook, Daniel. I'll make a new post about it.
by Veil
Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Viam Chao
Topic: How do I learn this then?
Replies: 2
Views: 198

How do I learn this then?

Are you going to be opening a school? Releasing online content? Writing a book? How do we learn it?
by Veil
Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Viam Chao
Topic: What does Loricism say about killing another person?
Replies: 4
Views: 179

Re: What does Loricism say about killing another person?

So are you saying one is obligated to defend oneself against a violent attack? What if not doing so saves there's lives of others?
by Veil
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Cultura – Improving Society
Topic: Cultural appropriation
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Cultural appropriation

I think people forget to include intent when they get upset by this.
by Veil
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Cultura – Improving Society
Topic: Socialism, Communism, Capitalism, etc.
Replies: 10
Views: 1308

Re: Socialism, Communism, Capitalism, etc.

Sometimes responsibility means doing things we do not want to do. Talking about coercion, there cannot be government without coercion. Every law is, by definition, coercion. I don't want to stop at stop signs. So I guess that means laws for stopping are oppressing me.