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Forum: Apollo diavlog comments 04-04-2010, 11:48 PM
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Re: It is a good thing we are not so rational

Good point with 1 although I think it folds into the value discussion. All action is under some level of uncertainty and that always has to be part of the calculus. On the other hand, there is no...
Forum: Apollo diavlog comments 04-03-2010, 06:05 PM
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Re: It is a good thing we are not so rational

If you accept that free markets occasionally produce bad outcomes--like peacock tails--the question becomes whether intervention can produce better outcomes. This generally devolves into arguments...
Forum: Apollo diavlog comments 04-03-2010, 05:18 PM
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Re: What are the philosophical merits of libertarianism? (jimM47 & hamandcheese)

Isn't the classic coercion argument like this.

Libertarian: Coercion is wrong as a matter of natural law.

Socialist: It is perfectly natural for a group of people to gang up on an individual....
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