I love, therefore I am | Moment's Notice
Last updated 6/9/2021 at 10:48am
One of my all-time favorite jokes is about Rene Descartes and his famous words, “I think, therefore I am.”
Descartes arrives at a party and is welcomed by the host, who is very excited that a famous philosopher is among his guests. The host hurries over and asks Descartes if he would like a drink, and Descartes graciously accepts, “Why yes, I think I will have a glass of wine.”
A few minutes later, Descartes is offered some hors d’oeuvres, and answers gratefully as he chooses a few bites, “Thank you, I think I will have a few.”
Not long after, the host goes back to check to...