Joined: Oct. 2006
|The skinny: Materialist neuroscience argues that the mind does not really exist. The mind is merely the functions of the brain or a simulacrum thereof. The mind is merely the functions of the brain, so you do not really have a mind, let alone a soul or free will.|
Materialist biomechanics is equally empty. Materialist biomechanics argues that flight does not really exist. Flight is merely the function of wings, or a simulacrum thereof. Flight is merely the function of wings, so birds don't really fly, let alone soar or move freely through the sky.
Myth: Something that never was true, and always will be.
"The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you."
- David Foster Wallace
"Hereâ€™s a clue. Snarky banalities are not a substitute for saying something intelligent. Write that down."
- Barry Arrington