Robert Burton

Died: January 25, 1640, Oxford, United Kingdom

From Oxford University, Robert Burton was best known for the classic The Anatomy of Melancholy. He was also the incumbent of St Thomas the Martyr, Oxford, and of Seagrave in Leicestershire.

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Latest Post Mistaking Our Limits by Daniel Sanderson public

Except for Life Itself

The point of this titled responsion is to emphasize our tendency as a species to us versus them on everything except the broadest category of life itself. Of course that would just make "us" life and "them" that rock over there. Perhaps we should keep earthly?

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