Tag: Moral Worth

Chapter 47 – Two Arguments for Earth’s Destruction

In Chapter 47, the Judge has made her decision.  The point system is flawed and the only path forward is to destroy all life on Earth.  The audience, presumably, finds the destruction of all life and all human souls in the afterlife, to be a bit of a drastic solution.  […]

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Chapter 35 – Why Doug Forcett Should Go to The Bad Place

The Good Place is sending contradictory messages about how the afterlife works in this episode.  The episode examines the life of Doug Forcett as a model of ethical behavior that would lead to earning a spot in The Good Place.  While the episode is intended as a criticism of utilitarianism, […]

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Chapter 11 – Not All Good Actions Count

Chapter 11 is focusing on Eleanor trying to earn her way into The Good Place by raising her point total.  Sean, the judge of disputes between The Good Place and The Bad Place will soon arrive to decide Eleanor’s fate.  While your official number stops at death, Tahani suggests they […]

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