[ExI] consciousness and perception

Damien Broderick thespike at satx.rr.com
Thu Jan 22 17:45:50 UTC 2009

At 10:48 AM 1/22/2009 -0500, John K Clark wrote:

>I freely admit that my words were so general that it was a little like
>explaining physics by saying "stuff happens"; but even that remark would
>have value to somebody who believed that stuff didn't happen.

This is a doctrine that accords well with my two major theories.

I. The Special Theory of Reality:

Some shit happens.

(This is sometimes expressed in limiting terms as "Shit happens at 
the speed of light.")

II. The General Theory of Reality:

Shit happens all over.

Damien Broderick 

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