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Episode IV: Jordan Peterson vs. Slavoj Zizek- The Wrestling Match That Turned Into A Hug

By Katy / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Hot takes to the Žižek-Peterson debate! In a sprawling conversation which spans vast expanses of the world we live in today, the Multiversity discusses the dynamics of the debate, try to figure out what Žižek is saying, compare communism and capitalism, and much more. This episode features a special guest star, Dan Sullivan. Join us…

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Episode III: Jim Carrey & Andy Kaufman- Nihilism, Enlightenment, and the Great Beyond

By Katy / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

20 years ago, Jim Carrey took on the character of comedian Andy Kaufman. The man who emerged on the other side of this project would never be the same. Who was Andy Kaufman, and what impact did he have on TV, comedy, and modern philosophy? In this episode we examine Kaufman, his portrayal by Jim…

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Episode II: Is Philosophy Bullshit? Descartes, Radical Skepticism, and the End of Knowledge

By Katy / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Can we ever really know anything? In this episode, we explore Descartes’ Cogito Ergo Sum, discuss how other philosophers would have reacted to it, and whether it still makes sense today. Some topics we’ll explore: – What did Hume and Nietzsche say about Decartes’ argument? – Is “I think therefore I am” a valid argument?…

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Episode I: The Last Question- Entropy and the Meaning of Life

By Katy / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Things fall apart. … Or do they? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/multiversityproject YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZZZwmvNIcYIacoa_vGHKQQ Website: https://multiversityproject.co Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/multiversityproject Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/multiversityproject/ Telegram group: http://t.me/multiversitypodcast In our first ever episode of The Multiversity, the students dive into the depressing but scintillating topic of entropy. We begin by hashing out what entropy and energy even mean, before diving into a philosophical…

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