It is clear, we are facing difficulties today that are beyond what we could have imagined just a short time ago.
We blame our politicians. It appears they have no concern for the individual. Instead they are hell-bent on promoting the interests of the few; the billionaires and a corporatocracy that provides them with limitless funds in return for obedience to their specific interests.
We blame ideologies such as capitalism or Marxism. On the one hand capitalism continues to devour small businesses in exchange for greater profits. Marxism continues to promote anarchy in hopes of toppling the existing economic structure…
…and they both lost.
Michael Behe looks at creation and declares, ‘intelligent design’. Richard Dawkins looks at creation and declares, ‘non-intelligent design’.
The arguments that Dawkins makes against intelligent design can also be made against his own theory of non-intelligent design.
Neither Behe nor Dawkins can declare a thing to ‘BE’ just because they say so; and that is what they are both doing.
In his book, ‘The God Delusion’, Dawkins presents the argument from personal experience as an external physical experience. …
Achilles and the Tortoise.
Achilles will overtake the tortoise at time= 1.111(repeating)
Achilles gives the tortoise a ten mile head start. Achilles travels at 10 mph. The turtle travels at 1 mph. After one hour Achilles has caught up to the original starting point of the tortoise. The tortoise has travelled a further mile from his starting point. It will then take a further time to reach that distance; afterwards of which the tortoise has travelled yet further and so on.
If the speed of Achilles is 10 mph and the speed of the tortoise is 1 mph, Achilles will…
Technology is applied intelligence.
You simply believe in one less God than me? I simply believe in one level of technology higher than yours.
Sam Harris is quoted as saying, “We have a choice. We have two options as human beings. We have a choice between conversation and war. That’s it. Conversation and violence. And faith is a conversation stopper.”
Someone might counter, ‘We have a choice. We have multiple options as human beings. We can choose between conversation and war; video games, isolation, travel and many other things. …
I see the lights…
I see the lights at night. Reflecting off the laminate floor. I see the lights reflecting from the television. It plays the Heartless Bastards.
I am alone now with you and I want you to know that I am happy. I see the clock change from Saturday July 25th, 2020 to Sunday July 26th, 2020.
I see your victory in the distance.
I see the brute conquests of the past which today are thankfully unnecessary.
I see the thing that programs on the fly and I have no fear. I see your word. It is I…