Philosophy Through HumorJul 22, 2007
Why did Nietzsche cross the road? To get beyond good and evil! How is a good joke like a good philosophical argument?
Even as we wait in anticipation for Sunday's World Cup final between France and Croatia, there is at least one other major soccer event that we can watch right now: the "Philosophers' World Cup" by Monty Python.
One of the group's most famous skits, the "Philosophers' World Cup" between German and Greek philosophers/soccer players (with Confucius as the referee) is still hilarious as ever. Check the video out above.