In Aristotle for Everybody, Mortimer Adler interprets Aristotle’s definition of courage as an habitual disposition to take whatever pains may be involved in doing what we ought to do for the sake of a good life. Quite simply, it means doing what we know we need to do however challenging or difficult. For example, most of us inherently know we need to exercise to live a healthy life, yet many of us choose not to exercise at least regularly for some reason we have come to rationalize as valid.
14, we’ll feature highlights from Twitter and Facebook as well as coverage and photos from Haiti.Share your photos and stories below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
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Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale.
Kawhi is arguably a top 3 player in this league when healthy, certainly top 5. As good as Vince was we never had a player like this is their prime. In the era of super teams you need to make bold moves and getting a superstar without giving up OG or Siakim is a coup..
(And before he found fame as a member of the Frames, Hansard was possibly best known as the guy who played Outspan Foster in The Commitments, aka that Irish meets Motown flick that cheesy TV channels screen every year on St. Patrick’s Day.) Hansard’s rough edged narratives and anthemic choruses caught the ear of Bob Dylan or at least, someone in Dylan’s camp who asked the Frames to open for him on a tour of Australia and New Zealand.You can be forgiven if you didn’t realize that Kevin Shields and his pioneering shoegaze outfit hail from Dublin. After all, it’s hard to make out traces of any real accents in the murmured vocals that are buried in My Bloody Valentine’s gorgeously scuffed and distorted riffs and whorls of bass and guitar.