On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 5:56 AM, Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> wrote:
> There is little difference, that I can see, between Brent's proposed
> spirit world intervening in the physical world, and brains in vats
> intervening in a virtual world, and there is nothing impossible about the
> latter scenario. From the perspective of those in the virtual world, the
> actions of entities would be neither random nor determined.
But in that case, physics would not be closed.
And, it would be a mistery why spirits that cause violations in physical
law are attached to complex structures like human brains, and not, let's
say, rocks or dead bodies.
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