Deep Dive 1.3: Luck damned Freedom

Having recently become a father, I learned quickly that much of my daughter's development hinges upon each minute parenting decision. Yesterday, my wife and I found her holding a quarter. We were sufficiently petrified and subsequently baffled as to how she had acquired it and as to whether more coins had been carelessly abandoned about … Continue reading Deep Dive 1.3: Luck damned Freedom

Deep Dive 1.2: Considering “Determinism is Self-refuting”

Among the many reasons why digging deep into this topic may be fruitless, the most prescient oneĀ is the possibility that determinism is self-defeating. If it is self-defeating, there would be few reasons to venture further. At a recent late-night chat, I got into a conversation that became immediately stymied because, with each point that I … Continue reading Deep Dive 1.2: Considering “Determinism is Self-refuting”