Marcus Aurelius’s Stoic Stand Up

Michael Connell’s take on what Marcus Aurelius might be like as a stand up comedian cracks me up:

For some of my own thinking that is either distinctly Stoic in character or in dialectical tension with Stoicism, check out any of these favorite posts of mine:

How To Live Happily: Have No Expecations

I Am Interviewed About My Personal (Atheistic) Religiosity/Spirituality
You Don’t Kill Hateful Words’ Powers By Ignoring Them
How To Live Happily: Truthfully Understand Yourself and Your Constructive Potential
Why Bother Blaming People At All? Isn’t That Just Judgmental?
#YesAllMen Are Responsible
Oh You Can Get Good People To Do Bad Things Without Religion Alright…
Atheism, Catholicism, and Suffering: A Critical Response to Bad Catholic

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