Dec 19, 2018
What if I were to tell you that everything you know is wrong? What if I told you that the story you know is a system of control made up by people who want to keep you from the one real truth: The Matrix lacks a clear message on the problem of skepticism. On its own, it's kind of a confused mess of messaging. We dive into this issue, starting with a discussion of Plato's allegory of the cave and moving through Sextus Empiricus into the modern epistemic crisis we face. Can I justify forcing Thomas to watch the second movie? You'll have to tune in to find out.
Plato's Allegory of the Cave: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allegory_of_the_Cave
Sextus's 5 modes:
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Recent appearances: Aaron was on Inciting Incidents podcast with GW http://incitingincident.libsyn.com/163-people-yell-at-news-through-the-void and keep an ear out for Thomas on an upcoming Cog Dis episode.