cluebucket + languagehat   2 WHY WE ARE NOT TELETUBBIES.
shkrobius: "Our language is not designed for speaking truth, it has no built-in features for trustworthiness and reliability, and it does not even aim at them. It aims at imagining and reimagining worlds."
languagehat  shkrobius  chris_knight  language  philosophy  thinking  teletubbies  truth  humanity  belief  proof  evidence  behavior  communication  oliver_sacks  2013  2010s 
march 2013 by cluebucket

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