Thursday, August 9, 2007

Vertigo

I met TAR ART RAT at Yorckschlößchen for a beer last night, and we did NOT talk about nothing but blogs, but in the course of the conversation I discovered that T.A.R. had never come across xkcd, so I whip out my laptop, call up today's page. This is my favourite, I say, after a quick search for Merlin:


and today we have


T.A.R. had never visited Language Log, so had also missed out on the great intellectual cereal packets post. I have not worked out how to upload the cartoon, but the link's here. Sound resistible? Punchline: Silly deontologist! Cocoa Krispies are for consequentialists! Kant: I hold you morally responsible!