A Brief Shout-out to Philosophy

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It is worth noting that before I undertook the endeavour of being the Devil and accepting philosophy as a discipline, I had little to no respect for it. Still, here we are, reading a brief shout-out to philosophy by me.  The mere mention of it aroused disdain in me. Especially for those who saw it [...]

Why religious convictions are immoral

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This one deviates from my usual philosophical rants, but not without reason. ​I now give you a meditation on why religious convictions are immoral. A reflection resulting from queries I face when the topic of belief arises. I will add that this very meditation is one that earns me the moniker of the Devil. One [...]

The Anti-luck Intuition

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Epistemology is one of those fancy ideas more people should understand. And I mean this, countless notions could change the world if only the world paid closer attention to them. The anti-luck intuition is one of those notions. And the phrase itself is elegant; it appears to mean something significant or to belong to a [...]

Arguments Against NFTs

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As I continue my admittedly new exploration of the crypto world, I constantly run into arguments against NFTs, either as a terrible investment choice or a negative influence on society. The Devil's New York NFT I should clarify that the intention of this piece isn't to show all the valid arguments against the NFT community [...]

Pope Benedict XVI Asks Forgiveness

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In an article published on upi.com titled Retired Pope Benedict XVI asks 'forgiveness' over handling of past sex abuse cases. The retired pontiff appears to show remorse for his handling of child sex abuse cases during the 1970s and '80s. Pope Benedict XVI And I say he appears to show remorse because there is no [...]

A Mediation on Collectivism

Do not let anyone limit you to a collective identity; your individuality is essential to growth and development; you must face your own challenges head-on. And yes, you may ask for help when needed, but understand that help isn't owed to you - take any afforded as a kind favour - which you will be [...]

The Devil’s Rant: The Comfort Zone

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The so-called comfort zone, the proverbial space where humans find respite from the pressures the world exerts upon them, is a favourite topic of the new age and self-help communities. Comfort can be nice People describe this zone as a state in which people see and hear only what they want to hear and see. [...]