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Ecce homo: Some reflections on Nietzsche and the crucified

Friedrich Nietzsche was among the most unforgettable philosophers of the 19th century. He was wild in just about every way. He was wild in appearance – an unruly mustache and an intense stare. That is, at least, how he appears in the painted and photographic images. He was famously wild in living, and whether he died of syphilis or cancer is beside the point. Moreover, his ideas were extraordinary; Nietzsche was not your run of…