The MWI first made me realise that my notion of "I" might be inadequate in more ways than I'd previously imagined. For a while I went around thinking "there's a version of me - and it IS me - who's spontaneously combusting at this moment. And I can't say thank God I'm not her, because I *am* - or the me of a moment ago was (meanwhile another version of me has just mysteriously gained godlike powers...)
These thoughts used to freak me out a bit. When I later discovered comp it was just "oh....same old, same old..." :) -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.