Employee Prompts Revelations with Concept of «Quiet Quitting»

So, you love your job? Well, good for you, because you’re in a lucky minority. The fact of the matter is, most people out there are doing the work they do because it is what puts food on the table. Despite this, there are many who also find themselves sinking in way more time and …
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All the Best ‘Trolley Problem’ Memes Full of Philosophical Humor

You’ve seen the memes, but where does the «trolley problem» come from? The trolley problem is a famous thought experiment in virtue ethics first conceptualized by philosophers Philippa Foot and Judith Jarvis Thomson between 1967 and 1976. There are many variations of the trolley problem, though most share a common dilemma: do you kill one …
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Philosophy Memes For the Deep Thinkers of the Internet

I am a college dropout. And I get a lot of shit for it. It’s terribly hard to get hired, which is why I’m still working here. But people also assume that I’m lazy, stupid, or that my priorities are out of whack. The truth is that I love learning, but I hate being told …
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Fake Deep Internet Philosophers Who Really Think They Did Something

We’ve all had an emo phase at some point in our lives. This doesn’t mean that we all pledged our allegiance to My Chemical Romance and begged our parents to let us get a lip ring; what I’m talking about is a more spiritual thing. Growing up is hard, and all the realizations that come …
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The Best ‘Trolley Problem’ Memes Full of Philosophical Humor

You’ve seen the memes, but where does the «trolley problem» come from? The trolley problem is a famous thought experiment in virtue ethics first conceptualized by philosophers Philippa Foot and Judith Jarvis Thomson between 1967 and 1976. There are many variations of the trolley problem, though most share a common dilemma: do you kill one …
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TikTok is Freaking Out Trying to Figure Out How to Throw Out a Trash Can

You can’t just put it on the curb side for garbage day, the garbage men will think it’s just an empty can. Do you put a note?? What do you doooooo??

Fascinating Concepts That Offer Perspective on How the Internet Makes Us Crazy

How is it that someone can be perfectly affable and charming in person, and an absolute nightmare of a human on social media? Why does it feel like we’re all walking around in a cloud of paranoia all the time? Why is it increasingly difficult to discern which information is true and which is fake? …
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20+ Thought-Provoking Shower Thoughts For The Imaginatively Inclined

Whether it’s the steam, the soap suds or the fact it gives us some much-needed alone time, the shower is a great place to think. We now know that all those philosophers who were around before the invention of running water were really missing out, as it seems like it brings out the savant in …
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Absurd Mashup of Infamous Philosophical Problems Sparks Amusing Thread

If you’re unfamiliar with the Trolley Problem, it’s a thought experiment that deals with the ethical dilemma of whether to sacrifice one person to save many. According to Wikipedia, the original dilemma goes something like this: ‘there is a runaway trolley barreling down the railway tracks. Ahead, on the tracks, there are five people tied …
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