What Does ‘I Feel Like’ Signal?

A few weeks ago, the Times published an op-ed by Molly Worthen, Stop Saying ‘I Feel Like‘, in which she argues that the phrase betrays an intellectual cowardice of sorts among fashionable millennials; that by qualifying a position up front, they’re tacitly linking their position with a feeling or an emotion, and subtly conflating the subjective with […]

5/14 Meeting

I wanted to get the ball rolling early on this weekend’s meeting.  The last few chapters of OSE 1 had some interesting points. First of all, RJ (I’m assuming it was RJ) added some significant bulk to the argument thread for OSE 1.  Popper’s treatment of the PSE/USE themes (in Chapter 9) is definitely something I […]