“I don’t want to talk about that. It’s ancient history.”
“Really? Ancient history is all I want to talk about!
The philosophy department always has the best protest chants.
“What do we want?”
“Who are we?”
“Why are we here?”
“What’s our purpose in life?”
Unless there was some great massacre of coefficients by exponents that I haven’t heard about.
People are wonderful, but people are also awful. There’s no way around it. If you can’t bear to think about the awful things people can do to one another, then don’t take courses that are about people.
And why does Jane have so many more apples than Peter? Is it an inequality in the apple distribution system or is it a structural variability in agricultural production?
And now for a rebuttal from the social sciences: Tabula Candida = History – Funny