Whenever I try to conceptualize purely nothing, absolute zero, nada, zilch, I'm talking goose egg, nil -- not a single thing. My mind always reverts to visualizations of an empty void. Space is a noun, it's a thing, that's the issue. So pure nothing cannot be a spatial vacuum, as a vacuum is a physical … Continue reading What is nothing?
Limited focus... Unlimited intensity of pain...
Let's talk about an incident in an MMO named E.V.E Online. 5 years ago a player called James 315 started pissing off miners by ramming into their ships using a Stabber (a very fast ship). When you ram a ship in EVE, it causes that ship to bounce off your shields. You can send ships … Continue reading E.V.E Online
What it's going to look like, what I'll be able to do and say to accept a universal living wage if things go well, or perhaps everything is going to collapse for real this time. We'll know pretty soon. I'm wondering if soon is within my own lifetime or not. 20 years distant if it … Continue reading The Future
I'm at the point in my life where I can understand that my disposition works in cycles, and that this recent unmotivated phase is just that. It will of course come to an end and I'll find elation and motivation once again. This allows me some comfort and perspective mentally, but unfortunately not viscerally. Oh well, … Continue reading A glum chum just feeling dumb.
Japanese people have the slantiest eyes because the sun rises there first, and over thousands of years those without super slanty eyes were selected against because they couldn't squint well enough in the glare. I know this isn't true, nevertheless I chuckled to myself as I thought it.
I see this subject pop up a lot, so I figure I'll give my take on it. Ponder, for a moment, the two beings: One is a leftist, peacefully slumbering in his bed, the other is a month-old fetus in their mother's tummy. A month-old fetus is not in possession of the faculty of consciousness. … Continue reading Pro-choice vs. Pro-life?