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There Is Only Consciousness In my previous article, "Magic Thinking," one supposed explanation for, "sudden insights," and other events in consciousness for which there is no explanation is attributed to something called the, "subconscious." It is very important to understand that there is nothing injecting thoughts into our minds, especially not some absurd idea of some consciousness we are not conscious of. The Subconscious, The Invention Of Bad Psychology The false concept of a subconscious (or unconscious) was originated by the psychology charlatan's, Anna and Sigmund Fre
Basic Principles Of Clear Reasoning Your life is yours to live as you choose to live it. Assuming you don't want to live a life of misery and failure, you must choose to live your life in a way that will achieve success and happiness. To do that, however, you have to know how to live that kind of life and how to choose to do what is necessary to achieve that success. The faculty of your, "Mind," you must use to make the right choices necessary to true human success is your ability to think (formally called reason or rationality). There is another reason why the principles o
Mind blown: A great talk by David Eagleman about "sensory substitution" --- the notion that we can attach any sensors we want to our peripheral nerves and our brains will learn to understand them. http://fora.tv/2013/09/28/the_future_of_being_human There are also a couple of other talks on the video that aren't as interesting. Darrell P.S. Sorry, but I can't get the video to embed. (Note from MSK: Here ya' go.)
Nine pages, 2.2k views, 165 replies. I can't even remember if I have been on this lake before, what fish are biting, what the Lead Topic is ranting about. My gawd, I would ask for a summary, but I think I have to do some homework first. Rough notes taken from the thread, a first copy, quotes from the thread. Fuck giving a reference for the quote. Either you recognize your own voice and your sentence or you don't; in any case it is the Statements that interest: Source: Smallness of Mind _____________________ **Phil is on ignore, and most folks ignored his taunting and gave the topic of Small M