Category Archives: Philosophy

How Do You Find The Proper Balance?

It’s Friday night, and I am exhausted, Modern Philosophers! This was one of the busiest weeks I’ve had lately, and it wasn’t because I suddenly had a lot going on in my life. I simply decided to get serious about … Continue reading

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Do Monkeys Fear Monkey Bread?

Tonight’s edition of After Dinner Mints, Modern Philosophers, is brought to you by a question that has been nagging at me over the past few weeks… Do monkeys fear monkey bread? One of my coworkers makes an awesome loaf (Is … Continue reading

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What Would Jesus Think of Easter?

Happy Good Friday, Modern Philosophers! Back in the day, this meant a day off from Catholic school.  In the adult world, however, it was just another $%!##& day at work. Oh well.  Just because there’s a “Good” in the name, … Continue reading

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April Foolishness

We’ve finally made it to the 182nd and final Day of Terror, Modern Philosophers! Tomorrow is April 1 and Spring finally arrives in Maine.  Of course, there is snow in the forecast, but the twelve to eighteen inches predicted earlier … Continue reading

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Trump’s Exile: Destination Dagobah

Happy Friday, Modern Philosophers! It might be snowing in Maine on the first Friday of Spring, but there was good news from Washington, DC today… The GOP’s new healthcare plan, aka Trumpcare aka RepublicansDon’tCare, didn’t make it past Congress. Many … Continue reading

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Why Does Your Best Friend Hate Me?

It’s time for a new feature on the blog, Modern Philosophers.  The reason behind this is twofold: First, I’d like to improve reader participation.  One of my favorite things about having this blog is interacting with you.  There was a … Continue reading

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Cherish The Odd

As you can see from this photo, Modern Philosophers, I keep some interesting items on my desk to help me get through the workday. Of course, there’s Doc Brown on a hoverboard, and a shout out to Star Wars in … Continue reading

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