bestofwikipedia: Flipism, sometimes written as “Flippism” is an imaginary philosophy, letting all decisions be made by flipping a coin. It originally appeared in the Disney comic “Flip Decision” by Carl Barks, which was first published in 1953. This can be seen as a normative decision theory, although it does not fulfill the criteria of rationality. Two-face
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bestofwikipedia: Hòa thượng Thích Quảng Đức was a Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk who burned himself to death at a busy Saigon road intersection on June 11, 1963. Thích Quảng Đức was protesting against the persecution of Buddhists by South Vietnam’s Ngô Đình Diệm administration. Police who tried to reach him could not break through the circle of Buddhist clergy. One of the policemen threw...
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