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.

What went wrong with communism?
55 replies by 18 different users. Topic created on Friday, May 28th by Pattern-chaser.

Why did God create the universe?
62 replies by 16 different users. Topic created on Friday, June 4th by gad-fly.

Was Judas the first Liberal?
90 replies by 15 different users. Topic created on Wednesday, June 9th by Nick_A.

Agnostic mysticism
83 replies by 12 different users. Topic created on Thursday, June 3rd by chewybrian.

Faith vs Evidence in Religion
46 replies by 12 different users. Topic created on Saturday, June 12th by gad-fly.

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: The overlooked part of Russell's paradox
97 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, June 8th by Philosopher19.

May: What is the root cause of misogyny?
260 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, May 27th by AmericanKestrel.

April: Objective leftness and rightness do not exist.
262 replies posted. Topic created on Wednesday, April 28th by Scott.

March: The ethics of flogging a dead horse
137 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, March 5th by Steve3007.

February: The mind begs the question
280 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, February 9th by Lilnuwr.

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?
1365 replies by 362 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
2675 replies by 337 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
3403 replies by 240 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What happens to us when we die?
985 replies by 197 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
770 replies by 166 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

Is abortion wrong?
1475 replies by 158 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
935 replies by 149 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
2758 replies by 148 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
396 replies by 147 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What is Art?
794 replies by 146 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

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Philosophy Books of the Month

The Biblical Clock: The Untold Secrets Linking the Universe and Humanity with God's Plan

The Biblical Clock
by Daniel Friedmann
March 2021

Wilderness Cry: A Scientific and Philosophical Approach to Understanding God and the Universe

Wilderness Cry
by Dr. Hilary L Hunt M.D.
April 2021

Fear Not, Dream Big, & Execute: Tools To Spark Your Dream And Ignite Your Follow-Through

Fear Not, Dream Big, & Execute
by Jeff Meyer
May 2021

Surviving the Business of Healthcare: Knowledge is Power

Surviving the Business of Healthcare
by Barbara Galutia Regis M.S. PA-C
June 2021

Winning the War on Cancer: The Epic Journey Towards a Natural Cure

Winning the War on Cancer
by Sylvie Beljanski
July 2021

Defining Moments of a Free Man from a Black Stream

Defining Moments of a Free Man from a Black Stream
by Dr Frank L Douglas
August 2021

If Life Stinks, Get Your Head Outta Your Buts

If Life Stinks, Get Your Head Outta Your Buts
by Mark L. Wdowiak
September 2021

The Preppers Medical Handbook

The Preppers Medical Handbook
by Dr. William W Forgey M.D.
October 2021

Natural Relief for Anxiety and Stress: A Practical Guide

Natural Relief for Anxiety and Stress
by Dr. Gustavo Kinrys, MD
November 2021

Dream For Peace: An Ambassador Memoir

Dream For Peace
by Dr. Ghoulem Berrah
December 2021