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taltamir's Articles In Philosophy
October 11, 2010 by taltamir
Ever wanted to know "what is the meaning of life?"?

Well, wonder no more.

Put simply, it is a grammatical aberration, a case of really bad syntax. Ask yourself "what is the meaning of sand" or "what is the meaning of tree" and you would realize how silly it is.

Whenever someone hears the question they automatically correct it into a valid question, such as:

For what purpose did god create life?

For what purpose was I born?

What purpose do living organisms serve?

October 11, 2010 by taltamir
Ever wondered what the answer is to the question "what came first, the chicken or the egg?"

Well, wonder no more.

There are two answers, which one you accept depends on your world-view.

For the creationist: God created chickens in Genesis, not eggs, chickens. He created fully formed men, animals, fish, plants, etc, all adult. Thus the chicken came first. Could it have been an inaccuracy and god actually created eggs instead? well, no... because chicken eggs die unless they are incu...