Dabbling with Death: Philosophy in Flatliners

✍Halloween Philosophy 👻🎃💀Post 1 The film raises the concept of ‘unfinished business’ and how a guilty conscience can manifest into hallucinations; tormenting a person until a moral situation is remedied. We’ve all pondered for at least one moment of our lives, what will happen when it ends. Some say there is nothing, others say thereContinue reading “Dabbling with Death: Philosophy in Flatliners”

What’s in a Name?

“What’s in a name? A rose by any other name would still smell as sweet”. – Juliet  Act II, Scene II Romeo and Juliet Names: they seem to be significant, defining parts of every person’s identity. Someone without a name is seen to be forsaken, without a family, either really new (a baby) or really outdatedContinue reading “What’s in a Name?”

Philosophy in Batman: Doctrines of the Dynamic Duo

Bruce’s parental authority shouldn’t be undermined for his own personal vendettas and vengeance crusades at night. Batman and Robin. Perhaps the most polar opposite partners of any comic book, pop culture or fictional world, the Dynamic Duo of teenage circus ward and adult billionaire orphan are an enthralling combination. One bright, the other bold, BruceContinue reading “Philosophy in Batman: Doctrines of the Dynamic Duo”

V for Vindication

“What was done to me was monstrous…And they created a monster” -V I think its safe to say I’m going through a dystopia phase. I recently discussed 1984 in minute momentary mind insights , have a post on the Handmaid’s Tale in the works and recently just re-watched the Matrix…for the tenth time. Perhaps, myContinue reading “V for Vindication”

Our Soul Purpose: Do we have souls and what are they?

Perhaps, a soul is a sort of unique energy that we hold, that transforms (or maybe reincarnates) from one form to another? Happy Sunday! It’s a day indicative of new dawns and a new week to come…So why not get to the point and get super philosophical? As you might realise, this blog post isContinue reading “Our Soul Purpose: Do we have souls and what are they?”

The *Fourth* Edition Minute Momentary Mind Insights!

Or should I say may the *Force* edition of minute momentary mind insights be with you? Today, I bring forth my force-inspired fourth instalment of my short, sweet philosophy blog spot. A green, goblin-like Jedi Master, Yoda has more than enough wisdom to impart upon us and so, without further ado, here I give youContinue reading “The *Fourth* Edition Minute Momentary Mind Insights!”

Coin Conspiracy Commentary

As I grew, the flaws and faults in my beloved faith system found themselves flashing in my face with obvious absurdity. Assumably, like most people, I grew up born into a religion that I believed with unwavering acceptance, faith and belief; never questioning the teachings or rituals of a church I had never judged forContinue reading “Coin Conspiracy Commentary”