Truth and Meaning

yes, you can fly... but I still don’t recommend jumping

Over the past couple weeks I’ve seen a lot of comments on the nature of truth. Some say it’s objective and knowable, some say we can’t know it so why try, while others say it simply doesn’t exist.I’m an engineer, not a philosopher. But the English majors’ taunts of “barbarian engineer” haven’t been true in at least 25 years. This is an important topic and I want to explore it.If you want deep definitions, I’m including links to the Wikipedia pages, which are quite good. But for my own pur … [Read more...]