On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 1:32 PM, Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com>wrote:

> There is no simulation of red. Red is only red.
>

But red itself is a simulation. Electromagnetic waves a length of 700
nanometers can produce the quale "red" in the minds of most (but not all)
human beings if it enters their eye, so the red quale simulates
(represents) the location and intensity of 700 nanometer electromagnetic
radiation. But red can stand for other things that have nothing to do with
light; go into a pitch dark room and close your eyes and apply gentle
pressure to your closed eyelid, you often see splotches of red. So in this
case the red quale simulates (represents) the location and intensity of
pressure.

> Who we are is like that. Us-ness.
>

I see, ...  Us-ness. Well I'm glad you cleared that up.

  John K Clark

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