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  • Ethics Round-Up

    In our final ethics episode we rehash some old arguments and discuss different ethical theories using The Office episode Scott’s Tots as an example. We also play ‘lightning round ethics’… Continue reading...

  • Time Travel

    In this episode we try to figure out the mechanics of time travel by examining its appearance in pop-culture. All three of the guys review a different movie! Send us… Continue reading...

  • Freedom and Moral Development

    In this episode we chat about freedom, choice, and double binds. Topics include indecent proposals, public decency, and medical experimentation. We also place Brad on Kohlberg’s scale of moral development!… Continue reading...

  • Global Ethics

    Join us as we solve ethical issues on a global scale! Topics include foreign aid, colonialism, inequality, sustainability, and child labour. All handled with the grace and compassion you have come… Continue reading...

  • Identity

    In this episode we take on identity, memory, teleportation, and cloning! Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/bradisabadperson/ Episode page: http://www.bradisabadperson.com/2018/06/10/identity/ LINKS The ship of Theseus Lab-grown human organs VIDEOS The physics… Continue reading...

  • Free Will

    Do we have free will? Can you believe in both free will and determinism at the same time? Will Brad have toast or cereal for breakfast tomorrow? We answer the… Continue reading...

  • Brain in a Jar

    In this episode we discuss epistemology and the possibility that we are not living in base reality. We filter our discussion through pop culture as we talk about Rick and… Continue reading...

  • Selfishness

    Would you rob a bank if you could get away with it? Would you kill a stranger for money? If you win the lottery with a gifted ticket, are you… Continue reading...

  • Torture, Cannibalism, and Self-Driving Cars

    Following on from the trolley problem we have three more ethical dilemmas in this episode: Is torture acceptable if it saves lives? Would you become a cannibal in order to… Continue reading...

  • The Trolley Problem

    We’re back by (somewhat) popular demand! Brad is a Bad Person is getting philosophical in season 2. In the first episode back we investigate the trolley problem to find out… Continue reading...

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