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The Philosophy Guy is a philosophy podcast by a guy trying to understand the philosophical questions of our time. Attempting to make philosophy accessible and applicable to the real world. The podcast discusses ethics, morality, political philosophy, self-improvement, philosophy movies, philosophical dilemmas, culture, current events and anything else about understanding life through the lens of philosophy. Each episode guarantees one thing...it will be about philosophy. Tune in!

The Philosophy Guy is a philosophy podcast by a guy trying to understand the philosophical questions of our time. Attempting to make philosophy accessible and applicable to the real world. The podcast discusses ethics, morality, political philosophy, self-improvement, philosophy movies, philosophical dilemmas, culture, current events and anything else about understanding life through the lens of philosophy. Each episode guarantees one thing...it will be about philosophy. Tune in!
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United States

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The Philosophy Guy is a philosophy podcast by a guy trying to understand the philosophical questions of our time. Attempting to make philosophy accessible and applicable to the real world. The podcast discusses ethics, morality, political philosophy, self-improvement, philosophy movies, philosophical dilemmas, culture, current events and anything else about understanding life through the lens of philosophy. Each episode guarantees one thing...it will be about philosophy. Tune in!

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English

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563-513-1532


Episodes

Episode 1: The Philosophy of Trailer

6/14/2018
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Hello and welcome back to the podcast! This is an announment trailer for my new project. I've been away for awhile now but I'm excited to announce the new version of the podcast. The trailer will explain how I'll be using movies, tv shows, and books to dive deeper into those philosophical ideas presented in the interesting entertainment(ex, Rick and Morty and Westworld) all around us. Introduction to my series on Westworld will be released shortly. Please subscribe to stay up to date.

Duration:00:13:29

Episode 14: Debate Series: Vegetarian vs Non-Vegetarian

10/28/2017
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In this episode, I discuss the debate between vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Is it morally wrong to eat meat? Do we have moral reasons to eat meat? Why don't meat eaters find vegetarians arguments compelling? Are vegetarian arguments morally compelling? Are you a speciesist? Do animals have rights? All of this discussed, tune in! Links: Further Research: Animal Liberation Non-Human Animals Video My Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thephilosophyguy Twitter:...

Duration:00:29:40

Episode 8: Idea Series: The Allegory of the Cave

6/9/2017
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What are Plato's Forms and how do they relate to the Allegory of the Cave? Are we oblivious to the realm of forms? Is all we see shadows of the real thing? How can the Allegory teach us to be reflective? What is Plato's solution to the Allegory? Once we leave the cave do we reenter? All of this discussed, tune in! The links below will help you reach me or support the podcast. Website: The Philosophy Guy My Patreon page: The Philosophy Guy Email: thephilosophyguy2@gmail.com Twitter:...

Duration:00:18:29

Episode 7: Discussing Buddhist arguments against the independent self with Aaron Rabinowitz

5/30/2017
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What are some Buddhist arguments against the belief in an independent, enduring self? The Buddha claims that this false belief and attachment it produces lies at the root of all our suffering. By learning to embrace the no-self view, anyone can reduce the amount of suffering in their lives and the lives of those around them. Aaron co-hosts the Embrace the Void podcast, where he and GW and lots of friends come together to accept that we are living in one of, if not the worst of all...

Duration:00:59:17

Episode 6: Idea Series: What is Living in Bad Faith? - Jean Paul Satre

5/19/2017
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What is Jean Paul Satre's idea of bad faith? How is this idea from him applicable to today's world? Are we denying the freedom we have? Are political groups acting with such anger living in bad faith? What is living in good faith? Are we condemned to freedom? What are the positives and negatives of living in good faith? All of these questions discussed, tune in!

Duration:00:18:50

Episode 1: Is Morality Objective?

4/6/2017
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In this episode an attempt is made at understanding the arguments about objective and subjective morality. Questions discussed: Is the earth flat because Kyrie Irving believes it? Tigers? Can we have moral progress? Can rectangles have three sides? Eskimos did what? What are moral truths? The links below will help you reach me or support the podcast. Website: The Philosophy Guy My Patreon page: The Philosophy Guy Email: thephilosophyguy2@gmail.com Twitter: The Philosophy...

Duration:00:40:32