[ExI] Intelligence Consciousness and ESP

Damien Broderick thespike at satx.rr.com
Sat Jan 23 17:51:45 UTC 2010

On 1/23/2010 11:41 AM, John Clark wrote:

> You are doing what Damien (incorrectly) accuses me of doing in the ESP
> matter, refusing to believe something even though there is a mountain of
> evidence showing it must be true because you can't figure out what
> mechanism it works by. If Gordon Swobe or even John Clark can't figure
> out how something could be it doesn't follow that the thing in question
> can not be; because in spite of everything the evidence still remains
> and if we can't explain the data then that's just tough.

Uncanny. Absolutely weird. Apart from the "(incorrectly)" up there, I 
could indeed have written that, because it's true and exactly to the 
point. Of course for those who refuse to look at the mountain of 
evidence unless they are led up its slopes by their favorite high 
priests of authority, the data will go unacknowledged.

Damien Broderick

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