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Isn't Camus' philosophy just a violation of Occam's Razor?

No. It should be: Q1: What is the meaning of life? A1: Life has no meaning. It is absurd. Q2: Then, why living? A2: But, why not live? A3: You decide.
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Isn't Camus' philosophy just a violation of Occam's Razor?

No. Your logic seems to be suggesting that to present an argument from a starting position, via intermediate steps, to a conclusion is a violation of Occam's razor because it would be simpler to drop ...
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What did Haugeland mean when he said that the grounding of ontical truth can be transcendental only as existential?

The role of death is not primarily to shave off leaves or branches or die back, etc. Birth and death set the bounds of human finitude: a finitude in which one can make the most of one's time as one ...
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Man's Relation to AI vs. God's Relation to Man

We observe that within viewing distance alone... ... some 300,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 stars exist, other than our own. If gods exist that made us... they made us PLUS... 300,000,000,000,000,000,...
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Man's Relation to AI vs. God's Relation to Man

And all these years later it turns out you were almost right. God made man in his image. Forget image meaning the physical form think digital what Is a digital image. A duplicate, facsimile. Like a ...
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Why does Camus consider an absurd life better than suicide?

suicide is a statement of life „being not worth". Camus talks about the most important problem within philosophy: Is life worth living? It doesn't matter if the sun rotates around the earth or if ...
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Why does Camus consider an absurd life better than suicide?

In this particular case, Sisyphus has a completely meaningless life, and there is no point in continuing his existence. But, when we take this analogy to real life, the work we do is not meaningless (...
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