Crowding: an approach to addiction

The “crowding” method for fighting addiction: Let’s say you’re addicted to one bottle of pills. My recommendation is this: Become obsessed with that bottle of pills. Then, become obsessed with the fact that bottles of pills help solve a shortage of bottles of pills for you. Then, realize that if this bottle of pills does […]

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Privilege of language

Wittgenstein argues that our world is our language. That is, we are cognitive beings, we human beings. We have a sense of consciousness, a sense of self, a sense of what it is to be someone who describes things, who notices things, who feels things even though they can choose to be stoic about it, […]

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