Rapid Fire Questions
Webcast Q&A: Sunday, 8 January 2012
In the live broadcast of Philosophy in Action Radio on 8 January 2012, I answered random questions chosen by Greg Perkins impromptu. The questions were:
- Why was Rick Perry not included in your discussion of four candidates?
- What did you think of Herman Cain?
- Would Hillary Clinton have been a better president than Obama?
- Does the fact that Newt Gingrich takes Catholicism seriously suggest that he is at least as bad as Mitt Romney?
- Is Ron Paul a closet Christian dominionist?
- By not voting for the Republican candidate, are you voting for Obama, in effect?
- Duration: 8:29
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I'm Dr. Diana Hsieh. I'm a philosopher specializing the application of rational principles to the challenges of real life. I received my Ph.D in philosophy from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2009. My dissertation defended moral responsibility and moral judgment against the doubts raised by Thomas Nagel's "problem of moral luck."
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