Hall of Fame Vote, Round 1

In anticipation of the annual National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend ceremony on July 28, consider the merit of the following players: Player A: A five-time Silver Slugger Award (best offensive player at a position) winner, a four-time Gold Glove Award (best defensive player at a position) winner, a … Read more

Consequentialism: The Granddaddy of All Pro-Con Lists

Unlike virtue ethicists and deontologists, consequentialists believe the ethics of a person or action should be judged by the consequences they produce. In other words, the outcome that most favorably affects the greatest number dictates a particular action. But the notion of favorability requires some standard according to which outcomes … Read more