Image by /Sizemore/ via Flickr I got a kick out of this one.
October 2, 2010
Image by scatterkeir via Flickr The thing I like about Thomas Hobbes is that he published translations of The Iliad and The Odyssey when he was 86 years old. Having disliked Scholasticism while studying at Oxford, he turned to the classics instead. However, he did so in an era when the influence of Bacon (whom