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Jaco - The Philosopher Pilot

Philosophy Podcasts

Three Shows in one: 1. Jaco’s Finds 2. My Views From 35,000 Feet 3. These Lesser-Known Greats. Each show is described in detail at https://thephilosopherpilot.com. Won't you come philosophize with me?

Three Shows in one: 1. Jaco’s Finds 2. My Views From 35,000 Feet 3. These Lesser-Known Greats. Each show is described in detail at https://thephilosopherpilot.com. Won't you come philosophize with me?

Location:

Canada

Description:

Three Shows in one: 1. Jaco’s Finds 2. My Views From 35,000 Feet 3. These Lesser-Known Greats. Each show is described in detail at https://thephilosopherpilot.com. Won't you come philosophize with me?

Language:

English


Episodes

My Views From 35,000 Feet - Episode 4 - How to Philosophize?

4/3/2022
When quoting Immanuel Kant, Frédéric Lenoir stated in a French Canadian television interview that we no longer dare to ask ourselves essential questions as we get older because we know the answers to be difficult." And perhaps he is right. But could it also be that we prevent ourselves from asking them because we are afraid to do so, or better yet, because we don’t know how to go about it? Here's is my take on how to go about it. Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Nikola Ancevski...

Duration:00:15:48

My Views From 35,000 Feet - Episode 3 - Why philosophize?

2/5/2022
To philosophize makes it possible to give meaning to the world in which one evolves, but even more, to give meaning to one’s existence. And while finding answers to our questions may be of interest, what matters most is not the result, but the process of reflection itself. Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Nikola Ancevski on Unsplash

Duration:00:17:45

My Views From 35,000 Feet - Episode 2 - Defining the act of philosophizing

5/23/2021
"To philosophize is to reflect on one’s life and then live it based on those reflections." Free translation of a quote from André Comte-Sponville. Philosophizing consists of thinking in a reasoned way in order to better understand. It is a quest limited by that which is possible for us to know, with the ultimate goal of becoming wiser in order to be happier, and this throughout our existence as this quest is endless. Jaco Credits: Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Nikola...

Duration:00:11:35

These Lesser-Known Greats - Episode 1 - Introduction

4/7/2021
Very humbly and in my own way, I will pick up the torch carried by Jacques Languirand for more than 42 years at the helm of his radio show “Par 4 Chemins” in order to make you discover these great authors or philosophers, past or present through their writings which are too often little or unknown. Credits: Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Giammarco Boscaro on Unsplash

Duration:00:10:44

My Views From 35,000 Feet - Episode 1 - Introduction

4/7/2021
How important is one’s opinion? Well, without one, the world wouldn’t have progressed as it has, since it’s only through debates and discussions that a society can evolve. And without opinions nor debates, dialogues can't ensue. So, allow me to share my views from 35,000 feet. Credits: Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Nikola Ancevski on Unsplash

Duration:00:33:45

Jaco's Finds - Episode 1 - Introduction

4/7/2021
“Jaco’s Finds” is about sharing snippets of information as I come across them or providing more in-depth commentaries on my recent readings and viewings. My “finds” may be in the form of newspaper or magazine articles, video clips or feature films. They could also stem from discussions I have with other influencers. Credits: Music by Infraction on Bandcamp Photo by Chris Lawton on Unsplash

Duration:00:09:12

Overall introduction to "The Philosopher Pilot"

4/7/2021
Introduction Podcast to the “The Philosopher Pilot” website which hosts a blog and three distinct podcast shows entitled “Jaco’s Finds,” “My Views from 35,000 feet” and “These lesser-know greats.” I invite you to listen to this podcast to discover what "The Philosopher Pilot" Website has to offer. Thereafter, learn about the specific mandate of each show by listening to their introductory podcast.

Duration:00:35:48