Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . .: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes

Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . .: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes

Thomas Cathcart


This New York occasions bestseller is the hilarious philosophy path every person needs they’d had in school

Outrageously humorous, Plato and a Platypus stroll right into a Bar... has been a breakout bestseller ever considering authors—and born vaudevillians—Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein did their schtick on NPR’s Weekend Edition. vigorous, unique, and powerfully informative, Plato and a Platypus stroll right into a Bar... is a not-so-reverent crash path during the nice philosophical thinkers and traditions, from Existentialism (What do Hegel and Bette Midler have in common?) to good judgment (Sherlock Holmes by no means deduced anything). Philosophy one hundred and one if you happen to prefer to take the heavy stuff flippantly, this can be a pleasure to read—and eventually, all of it makes sense!

And now, you could learn Daniel Klein's extra musings on existence and philosophy in Travels with Epicurus and Every Time i locate the which means of existence, they modify it

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