[ExI] Midazolam, Memory Erasure, and Identity

Lee Corbin lcorbin at rawbw.com
Sun Jul 15 17:35:40 UTC 2007

Stathis writes

> On 15/07/07, Lee Corbin <lcorbin at rawbw.com> wrote:
>> I've always called that the horrid "Anticipation Dilemma".  At one point
>> in 1986 I couldn't even code because of it:  I'd pace the halls at work
>> trying to figure out exactly why I didn't have to anticipate with great
>> relish the dinner I'd had the night before!
> The problem goes away if you acknowledge that there is no *logical*
> reason to consider that you are the same person from moment to moment,
> but rather that it is just a matter of evolutionary expedience.

I think that you are resorting to deconstructing entirely what is meant
by "person".  So can you tell me just what it is that you hope survives
from month to month?


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