reply to post by Riffrafter
"It's not about ownership, it's about control."
Yes, the externalization of the ego into the world,
to attempt to cheat death. I know all about it.
Something like 1 terabyte of improved algorithms
for improved functioning, and all this human
insanity would be fixed.
There is this cosmic principle ---- "all itches must
be scratched --- and everything itches".
That is why our world is the way it is.. and no
sky daddies or mystic heroes are swooping in
to fix things.
Free will my friend..is just a cover.. all itches
must be scratched --- and everything itches..
Now there is a possible way to override..
through compassion.. compassion is one
of the universe's favorite games.. "God"
will roll over and let you scratch her
belly every time for someone who wants
to make her world loved and pretty..
But a 'scratched belly' may or may not
be enough depending on what is facing
As an aside: I'm surprised people don't call me
'mad'. The way I talk. In fact nobody on
ATS has denigrated me even a tiny bit
so far. I see other people get flamed
into the stone age; repeatedly. I almost
wish someone would do it, to get it