On Jan 19, 11:01 am, John Clark <johnkcl...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 10:28 AM, Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com>wrote:
> On Jan 18, 10:36 am, John Clark <johnkcl...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > " Someone doubting mechanism is not necessarily solipsist."
> > > Why not?
> > Because they understand that mechanism is the mirror image of
> > solipsism, and the relation of the two is what gives rise to realism.
> I don't know what that means.
That mechanism and solipsism are like magnetism and electricity. They
are two opposite aspects of the same thing. Everything in the cosmos
is solipsistic on the inside and mechanistic on the outside. Some
things, like the human brain, are developed much more in the direction
of solipsism than mechanism.
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