Question Fun # 8 – Philosophy? Maybe…
The Topic Today Is – Is It philosophy?
Why is there a “d” in “fridge” but not in “refrigerator”
So it will rhyme with bridge?
Would you rather be or a wasp?
I guess some would say I already am a WASP, but I’d rather just be my own self.
[This is NOT a typo – l do not ask would you rather be a bee or a wasp, l ask if you would rather be or a wasp]
Is the “S” or the “C” silent in the word “scent?
The C – they put the C in the word scent, to not confuse you with the word ‘sent’ as in sending something, not smelling something.
Why is A first in the alphabet, why not Z, or P, or K? Who said A had to be first, on the other side of the coin who said 1 had to be first?
I have no idea who decided, maybe Webster when he created the dictionary?
If I try to fail, but succeed, which one did I do?
You succeeded at failing.
If Cinderella’s shoe fit so perfectly well when the Prince tried, why and how did the silly thing fall off in the first place?
Because it was magic that the fairy godmother made happen, so Cinderella would lure the prince back to her place.
Given no choice except to choose one option, would you kill 10 people to save just 1?
Yes, if the bad people were coming after me or my family, then I wouldn’t hesitate.
How do we really know what is real?
We don’t. Nothing is real, it’s all a dream we’re living in.
Must we have evidence to know the truth?
No, you just have a way of knowing.
If God is “good,” why is there so much evil in the world?
Beats me… Maybe the devil made the evil happen
What in your eyes is the most important purpose to life?
Enjoy your time here as much as possible, and foster peace.
Do you think computers will ever take over the world?
No, but computer components will be implanted into humans, who will then have the capabilities to take over the world.
Why is it called ‘falling in love” – do we really truly fall?
It just sounds nice, same as being swept off your feet. Neither one is literal.
Which historical figure, good or bad, do you think had the biggest impact on the world? Your country?
Too many to name.
Is there really such a thing as good luck or is it, just so?
I think there is good luck, and also bad luck.
What is the right age to become a parent, do you think age is a consideration that is important here in the decisions of becoming a parent?
Some people should never become parents no matter how old they are.
How much freedom should people be allowed to have?
Do you think governments have the right to dictate to their people’s concerning their health and lifestyle?
Do you governments have the rights to dictate population control?
Provide one good quote that in your eyes sums up philosophy?
Philosophy and Art both render the invisible visible by imagination. ~ George Henry Lewes
Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant. ~ Edgar Allan Poe
Can you now provide a piece of music that achieves the same result?
“Strawberry Fields Forever”, by the Beatles, was released as a single, in 1967. It was written by Lennon-McCartney, and is on the Parlophone & Capitol labels.
“Incense and Peppermints”, by The Strawberry Alarm Clock, was released from their album of the same name in 1967. It was written by John S. Carter, and Tim Gilbert, and is on the UNI label.
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