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by cladking
Sun Jun 01, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: The Need to Start From Scratch
Replies: 131
Views: 13086

Re: The Need to Start From Scratch

It will take a while for me to get used to the formatting here. Please bear with me. In this day and age it is actually based on intelligence. Do you think can you grab a few blokes off the street and get them to put together an MRI machine using earth, fire and water? Yes, an MIR machine does have ...
by cladking
Sun Jun 01, 2014 6:54 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi;
Replies: 2
Views: 1409

Re: Hi;

Welcome to the forum. Got tired of dealing with all of those scientists, who think they are philosophers? That is what got to me. Every time someone started a thread on consciousness in the philosophy forum, one of the moderators would move it to speculations in the science forum. I'm not sure what...
by cladking
Sun Jun 01, 2014 3:15 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from skeptic
Replies: 4
Views: 1920

Re: Hello from skeptic

Why do I feel like I'm wasting my time? Forums have never been even remotely useful from any standpoint, intellectual or otherwise, but what the hell ... someone might say something that dispels this thought. So I'll keep looking. Hello to those who might kick me out of this abject state of complet...
by cladking
Sun Jun 01, 2014 1:25 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi;
Replies: 2
Views: 1409

Hi;

I've been interested in thought since a very young age. I've become a self trained generalist and stumbled on a rather remarkable fact several years ago. The pyramids were built by pulling stones up one step at a time using the weight of water that was delivered by geysers and this process is implie...
by cladking
Sun Jun 01, 2014 1:12 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: The Need to Start From Scratch
Replies: 131
Views: 13086

Re: The Need to Start From Scratch

I cannot disagree with what you said, as I myself have been thinking about the question of language and have even delved into some of the anomalies of the English language on this forum here (http://forum.philosophynow.org/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=12761). Maybe I will look into language some day. I jus...
by cladking
Fri May 30, 2014 3:27 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: The Need to Start From Scratch
Replies: 131
Views: 13086

Re: The Need to Start From Scratch

The reason why we need to start from scratch in Philosophy, as well as Science, Religion/Spirituality, History, Political, Economic, and Social theories, is because of the fact that there has been so much clutter in what perceptions and opinions that have been put out in these subjects of knowing. ...