[ExI] Is the brain a digital computer?
gts_2000 at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 26 16:15:08 UTC 2010
--- On Fri, 2/26/10, Christopher Luebcke <cluebcke at yahoo.com> wrote:
> ...If you pass a high-powered magnet over the hard drive of
> my computer, the mass of the hard drive will not change, but the
> information will be destroyed... Christopher
I do not consider information on a hard drive as constitutive of thought, for the same reason that I do not believe newspapers think about the words
printed on them.
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