Monthly Archives: September 2018

Episode 68 – “The Shelter”

During the fall of 2001 students in my Introduction to Philosophy course watched this episode on the afternoon  the same day in which, hours before, the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. were attacked … Continue reading

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Episode 67 – “The Arrival”

Is there a possible world in which something happens that could not happen? The answer is clearly “no,” since possible worlds contain events that are possible, and compossible (possible at the same time) with other events.  But there are possible worlds in … Continue reading

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Episode 66 – “Two”

Serling summarizes the episode with the simple description that it is a love story in The Twilight Zone. And that it is, but a love story set in conditions hardly conducive to the fostering of love, or of anything short … Continue reading

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