Search found 2650 matches

by sgttomas
Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

And I suppose that's saying there might be strengths as well as weaknesses in the 'blindness'' of our brains'? ....perhaps, sometimes, it's not good to 'know' everything you know.... Forgetting can be a mercy. (PTSD) This was a very interesting episode...if I remember properly :idea: http://www.cbc...
by sgttomas
Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

And I suppose that's saying there might be strengths as well as weaknesses in the 'blindness'' of our brains'? ....perhaps, sometimes, it's not good to 'know' everything you know.... Forgetting can be a mercy. (PTSD) This was a very interesting episode...if I remember properly :idea: http://www.cbc...
by sgttomas
Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

Well, my guess - even if it's mostly just from personal experience and reflection - is that there's some OTHER, critical aspect of human life and intelligence that could (perhaps) be best described as transpersonal, relational, entangled and/or collective ...or something like that? This is currentl...
by sgttomas
Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

Well, my guess - even if it's mostly just from personal experience and reflection - is that there's some OTHER, critical aspect of human life and intelligence that could (perhaps) be best described as transpersonal, relational, entangled and/or collective ...or something like that? This is currentl...
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

In one of his posts Bakker claims that it's preposterous for scientists to read Foucault. So....just do technology for "it's own sake" or what??! My response to that is: I'm holding a gun to your head: justify yourself. p.s. I'm not impressed by your silly toys. -sgtt p.s. CALM DOWN CSIS...IT'S A ME...
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

In one of his posts Bakker claims that it's preposterous for scientists to read Foucault. So....just do technology for "it's own sake" or what??! My response to that is: I'm holding a gun to your head: justify yourself. p.s. I'm not impressed by your silly toys. -sgtt p.s. CALM DOWN CSIS...IT'S A ME...
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

....actually, sorry met. That koan said everything.

Peace,
-sgttomas
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

....actually, sorry met. That koan said everything.

Peace,
-sgttomas
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

In your link, Alexander and his interlocutor are both human. Now imagine Koko the gorilla talking to a human. We'll be facing that kind of asymmetry. In some ways we already are. Scratch that, we'll be more like the squirrel. Foucault would shit himself. what you're saying here still seems to be ex...
by sgttomas
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Adventure of Faith (Religion/Spirituality)
Topic: Myth as Meth
Replies: 47
Views: 22119

Re: Myth as Meth

In your link, Alexander and his interlocutor are both human. Now imagine Koko the gorilla talking to a human. We'll be facing that kind of asymmetry. In some ways we already are. Scratch that, we'll be more like the squirrel. Foucault would shit himself. what you're saying here still seems to be ex...