Here is episode 3 of Bonuscast – the website-only show where Luke and Chris discuss their lamentable contribution to the hierarchical patriarchy and drink beer. Topics include gaming, children, travel, Chris’s procrastination, Star Wars, and how our wives hate our podcast. Thanks go out to Ron from Atlanta for donating to the beer fund! http://media.blubrry.com/429895/archive.org/download/Bonus3_201708/Bonus3.mp3… Continue reading Bonuscast Episode 3
It’s time for philosopher versus philosopher. This month we have American John Dewey, firmly representing America’s faith in progress, versus Niccolò Machiavelli, representing political realism. Both men are smart. Both men are rational. They proceed from what the Japanese would call two different “ways.” It is precisely their unproven beginning points, what Van Til would… Continue reading Philosopher Vs. Philosopher
Join Luke and Chris in the bunker as they recount the battle of Zama – the final battle of the Second Punic War. Beer this month is Celtia, 3 bullets out of 5. In this battle, Roman commander Scipio Africanus faces Carthaginian legend Hannibal Barca. The battle would decide the fate of much of our… Continue reading Episode 7: The Death of a World – The Battle of Zama
Next week, get ready for the death of a world in episode 7 – The Battle of Zama. Sorry about the downtime. Our server crashed because of all the traffic. Thanks go out to Jenny for the battle suggestion.
In this showdown, we have two of the most renowned political philosophers of all time: Carl Schmitt and John Rawls. If Clausewitz is right that “war is politics by other means,” we can’t ignore them. Who do you think is right?
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