Re: ality

From: Scott Chase (
Date: Fri Feb 01 2002 - 02:55:12 GMT

  • Next message: Dace: "Re: Photons before the matter-energy"

    Received: by id DAA06061 (8.6.9/5.3[ref] for from; Fri, 1 Feb 2002 03:00:58 GMT
    X-Originating-IP: []
    From: "Scott Chase" <>
    Subject: Re: ality
    Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 21:55:12 -0500
    Content-Type: text/plain; format=flowed
    Message-ID: <>
    X-OriginalArrivalTime: 01 Feb 2002 02:55:12.0557 (UTC) FILETIME=[DE2BA5D0:01C1AACB]
    Precedence: bulk

    >From: "Grant Callaghan" <>
    >Subject: Re: ality
    >Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 07:03:43 -0800
    >> > Dimensions are just ways of looking at
    >> > space by comparing one arbitrarily chosen section of it to another.
    >> > Again, the comparison takes place in the brain and not in space.
    >> >
    >> > Grant
    >>How can it take place in the brain, a spatial object, when it doesn't even
    >>take place in space?
    >Because that's what the brain does. Along with recognizing recurring
    >patterns, it compares them with previous patterns stored in the brain. The
    >rest of our body they uses the result of that comparison to come up with an
    >appropriate reaction based on previous experience. I know they're stored
    >the brain because we don't have to go outside the brain to find them. We
    >can lay back in our chairs, eyes closed, and contemplate them at our
    How do you know that it might, instead of being stored in the "brain" (that
    amorpous clump of mush that couldn't possibly "store" memories), not be
    beamed to you morphically? Perhaps your amorpous clump of mush acts as an
    antenna and is tuned to the right frequency, the species frequency?

    Has the hook set well? Can I start reeling it in? Either I'm trolling Ted
    the Sheldrakian or Grant who might be too new to know Ted's source of

    Join the world’s largest e-mail service with MSN Hotmail.

    This was distributed via the memetics list associated with the
    Journal of Memetics - Evolutionary Models of Information Transmission
    For information about the journal and the list (e.g. unsubscribing)

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Fri Feb 01 2002 - 03:09:33 GMT