|Date:||December 31st, 2012 10:30 pm (UTC)|| |
"As Saul Kripke might have retorted, whoever tortures
another human being for reasons of necessity is acting
What do you mean, 'schmorally'?
"It bears notice that Kant interpreted “fiat iustitia,
pereat mundus” as “es herrsche Gerechtigkeit, die Schelme
in der Welt mögen auch insgesamt darüber zu Grunde gehen”
[let justice reign even if it wipes out all the villains in
"Along these lines, slaughtering the Philistines in a just
war serves their best legitimate interests in the best
How was it 'just' that Samson killed 30 Philistines on random at the beginning of feud for their garments?