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.

Is it wrong to have kids?
49 replies by 16 different users. Topic created on Friday, August 19th by Pages.

How Do You Value Ideas?
49 replies by 11 different users. Topic created on Monday, August 8th by Nick_A.

Does society and the law need to catch up with science?
15 replies by 10 different users. Topic created on Sunday, August 7th by Curiouspaul.

Is social media addictive?
32 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Sunday, August 14th by Lucylu.

The Anonymous in Religious Music
31 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, August 9th by Nick_A.

Most Popular Threads - Editor's Picks

The following popular threads have been picked as favorites by the admin of the Philosophy Forum:

Threads of the Month

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

So far this Month: How Do You Value Ideas?
49 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, August 8th by Nick_A.

July: Subjective Deduction: A Theory of Knowledge
114 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, July 31st by Wirius.

June: Does Trump Want To Be President?
134 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, June 24th by Ormond.

May: The reason why science has trouble with consciousness
512 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, May 30th by Mgrinder.

April: In Defense of Determinism
226 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, April 25th by Tashl2015.

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.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
1755 replies by 269 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
871 replies by 260 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
1898 replies by 177 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
620 replies by 149 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What happens to us when we die?
636 replies by 147 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
891 replies by 128 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
279 replies by 124 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
1834 replies by 120 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

What is Art?
432 replies by 114 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

Is abortion wrong?
763 replies by 110 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

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