Anyway we're pretentious

Episode 019: Read Descartes, Sharon

This week’s guest…..it’s Dakota again get over it people!

 

Dakota and I are tired of it, frankly. And the it we’re talking about is bullshit. So naturally we found a study on it and read a philosophical essay on it and talked it through to no end. What’s more threatening to the dichotomy of truth and falsity? Why are we fine with bullshit? We can call it, but what is it?

Listen here.

Misc. Mentions:

“On Bullshit”, Harry G. Frankfurt

“On the reception and detection of pseudo-profound bullshit”, Gordon Pennycook, James Allan Cheyne, Nathaniel Barr, Derek J. Koehler, Johnathan A. Fugelsang

 

Questions? Comments? Miscellania?

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