Just curious...after seeing so many characters for the past 5 (going into 6) seasons, who does everyone think is the best character? This could be on the basis of anything but I was just wondering because I'm noticing a lot of people dislike Kate and Jack. That surprised me so add your opinion on this topic!Read more >
I was under the impression that Jacob is "the good guy". But after watching more closely the end of season 5 and these two episodes in season 6, I think this could be wrong. Maybe the MIB is not so bad after all. He says to Ben when he's in the form of Locke that he wants to go home. Does this imply that he is being held hostage there somehow? maybe the MIB is just a protector of the island and Jacob is the evil-doer. After all, Jacob is the one bringing people to the island.Read more >
This is from Lostpedia about the philosopher, Jeremy Bentham (Locke's alias).
Bentham, Jeremy (John Locke's alias) Jeremy Bentham
Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832) was an Utilitarian and Legal Positivist Philosopher. He also introduced the concept of "animal rights," but he was in opposition to the concept of "natural rights." . He believed in separation of church and state, equal rights for women, the abolition of slavery, the abolition of physical punishment (even for children), free trade, usury and the decriminalization of homosexuality.
John Locke (the philosopher) was for the concept of natural rights. Jeremy Bentham was in opposition of natural rights. I thought this was important because Locke got the alias of Jeremy Bentham when he was d…
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I have been thinking a lot about Walt lately. In earlier seasons, Locke goes on saying how special Walt is, and even though we have seen him for a moment in season 5, I am thinking he's gonna have a huge impact on season 6...does anyone have any ideas on Walt??Read more >