On Viral Attacks by Benevolent Benefactors

Smoke of Satan & the Open Windows of Vatican II


May 19, 2020

by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: Read it there at the www.TheTollOnline.com

What catches us by surprise hurts us double.

– Seneca

 Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience. They may be more likely to go to Heaven yet at the same time likelier to make a Hell of earth. This very kindness stings with intolerable insult. To be “cured” against one’s will and cured of states which we may not regard as disease is to be put on a level of those…

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Can someone who is blind come to a knowledge of color?

In regards to Aristotelean quip, “All knowledge comes from the sense.” In classical philosophy, prior to Descartes and Kant, the object would tell the observer what it is. Nonetheless, after the advent of Modern philosophy, most being disciples of Kantian philosophy would assert that man determines what is the truth about any particular object. Ans …

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