[FoRK] The State of Consciousness Studies
<lionkimbro at gmail.com> on
Mon Jul 16 18:37:18 PDT 2007
On 7/16/07, Stephen D. Williams <sdw at lig.net> wrote:
> > When people stubbornly insist that Consciousness is
> > the same as the brain, end of story, no further explanation
> > needed, FULL STOP, --
> > That's just wrong.
> Prove it.
I can't prove that an absurdity is wrong.
sdw: "The letter A is the same thing as the sound of the letter A."
lion: "No, you're wrong."
sdw: "Well, prove it."
lion: "Well, the sound of the letter A, ... it sounds like something.
But the letter A is just a shape."
sdw: "I caaaaan't heaaaar youuuuuuuuu..."
lion: "Fuck this shit."
sdw: "Why do you insist on dualism? Don't you know that was disproven?"
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