What it Means to Say Life is Absurd

A simple analogy that bypasses the pretentious existential jargon

One of the clichés in modern philosophy is that life is absurd. As to what that cliché means, you’re supposed to wade through some of the most pretentious prose, by Martin Heidegger and Jean-Paul Sartre, to understand it in much depth.



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Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.