In order for criticism to be effective, the one being criticized must be 
willing to see his errors, something I think you have long ago given up. 

I'm afraid there is no help for you, my friend.

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 6:11:59 PM UTC-5, Edgar L. Owen wrote:
>
> Richard,
>
> It is true I entered university aged 15 and earned my BS in math and 
> physics with honors and a minor in philosophy aged 18. I never claimed to 
> be a genius though.
> :-)
>
> And Richard, thanks again for the invite to the group! It's a good forum 
> to try to clarify the presentation of my ideas.... Nothing does that better 
> than sharp criticism....
>
> Best,
> Edgar
>
>
>
> On Sunday, December 29, 2013 6:02:51 PM UTC-5, yanniru wrote:
>>
>> all,
>> According to Mr. Qwen, he was a child genius.
>> On every other list he has appeared the genius still.
>> So I thought I should subject him to this list.
>> Thanks for coming through.
>> Richard
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 5:55 PM, Pierz <pie...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Agreed, Liz. His bizarre misunderstandings about block time (it violates 
>>> conservation of energy) and sundry other statements exhibiting poor 
>>> comprehension of modern physics reveal him to be exactly what you suspected 
>>> early on: a crackpot. The question he put to you in which he asked if you 
>>> ceased to exist at one point on his timeline reveals his basic error of 
>>> logic. Everything must exist simultaneously with me, therefore there is a 
>>> universal common present moment. Obviously that does not necessarily follow 
>>> but Mr Owen has invested so much in his idea (he's written a book - 
>>> self-published one might assume) that he is incapable of seriously 
>>> questioning it any more. I guess there are two routes to genius: have a 
>>> brilliant, revolutionary idea and convince the world, or have a wrong 
>>> revolutionary idea and armour yourself so heavily against reason that every 
>>> rebuttal merely reinforces your own view that you are a misunderstood 
>>> visionary. Ad hominem. Mea culpa.
>>>
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