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Consciousness has less control than believed, according to new theory

This was already formulated in a book I read in 2004 for college:  According to Morsella’s framework, the “free will” that people typically attribute to their conscious mind — the idea that our consciousness, as a “decider,” guides us to a course of action — does not exist. Instead, consciousness only relays information to control… Continue reading Consciousness has less control than believed, according to new theory

critique, exhibition, philosophy, poetry, prose, Slavoj Zizek, Uncategorized

What some philosophers sound like. 

You know, for the most part, philosophy is pretty damn boring. I think that's why most people don't read it or like it. But then there is a certain type of intellectual who likes the puzzle part of philosophy; they like the creativity , to watch the eloquence of problem solving, the twists and knots… Continue reading What some philosophers sound like. 

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The Role of the Hermit.

The hermit is a conventional scapegoat. The categorization imposed upon a person allows the conventionally faithful their comfort in reality. "...the act of insaturation has to provide the opportunity to encounter beings capable of worrying you. Beings whose ontological status is still open but are nevertheless capable of making you do something, of unsettling you...Beings… Continue reading The Role of the Hermit.