February 2015

Philosophy Book of the Month

Most Popular Philosophy Topics

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Most Active Topics

The following is a list of the 5 most active discussions from the last couple weeks based on number of replies.

Knowing a lot about a little, or a little about a lot?
9 replies by 10 different users. Topic created on Friday, March 10th by Ozymandias.

Why are people scared to discuss Islam
17 replies by 9 different users. Topic created on Friday, March 17th by Human00.

Semantics from Syntax: simple version
24 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 6th by JamesOfSeattle.

Logic is absurd
7 replies by 5 different users. Topic created on Friday, March 24th by BelieveNothing.

Academic Philosophy vs Socratic Philosophy
10 replies by 4 different users. Topic created on Thursday, March 23rd by Eaglerising.

Most Popular Threads - Editor's Picks

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Threads of the Month

Below is a list of the most popular topics in the philosophy forums for each month.

So far this Month: Is Racism an overused term?
27 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, March 2nd by Philosch.

February: Is faith a good way to believe?
182 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, February 24th by Ozymandias.

January: Is there a middle way between theism and atheism
104 replies posted. Topic created on Wednesday, January 11th by Dclements.

December: What has God actually done wrong ?
409 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, December 11th by Whitedragon.

November: Trump the Fascist - Cry Wolf?
248 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, November 10th by Dolphin42.

Threads with the Most Replies Ever

The following is a list of the ten most popular threads on Philosophy Forum based on number of replies.

What's the meaning of life?
1061 replies by 297 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
1931 replies by 293 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
2436 replies by 207 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What happens to us when we die?
677 replies by 167 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
766 replies by 163 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
2757 replies by 148 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
316 replies by 138 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
898 replies by 132 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

Is abortion wrong?
1049 replies by 126 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What is Art?
495 replies by 122 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

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