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Entries from May 2007

Primitive Dasein

May 11th, 2007 · No Comments

At ¶11 of Being and Time, tr. Macquarrie, J. & Robinson, E., Heidegger distinguishes between “The interpretation of Dasien in its everydayness” and “the describing of some primitive stage of Dasein.”  Fair enough – it’s easy to see how these are different.  Then, however, Heidegger goes on – tantalizingly – to suggest: To orient the […]

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Paris Hilton’s “street cred”

May 9th, 2007 · No Comments

Paris Hilton was sentenced to 45 days in jail for repeatedly driving while her license was suspended on account of previous drunk-driving convictions, Blankstein, A. & Garvey, M., “Paris Hilton must serve 45 days in jail,” Los Angeles Times (May 5, 2007). Distraught, she has appealed her sentence, and even gone so far as to […]

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