Absolute reality

physics, Random Links, theories, Videos

Carrying forward a related point from the previous post absolute beliefs – do you think thata) there is an absolute reality, which exists independent from observers.b) there is no absolute reality, it’s all subjective and dependent on who is observingc) there is an absolute reality but we will never know itd) there is no absolute reality and […]

October 21, 2008

Dutch joint

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‘A cannabis smoker was fined by Dutch police – because his joint contained tobacco. Holland has kept its liberal policy on cannabis smoking in the country’s “coffee shops”, even after a public smoking ban was introduced in Dutch cafes and restaurants last July. An Amsterdam police spokesman admitted it could be difficult to understand the […]

September 26, 2008

Predictably Irrational

books, economics, Random Links

‘Predictably Irrational’ is a book about the choices we make, and the tricks our mind plays on us, when we are making those choices. Promises to be an interesting read, in the meanwhile you can test your rationality in the Door Game. Let me know how you fared. Modesty prevents me from telling you that […]

March 6, 2008

The courage to live consciously

Life, Non Random Links, quotes, Random Links

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature,nor do the children of men as a whole experience it.Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure.Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spiritsin the presence of fate is strength […]

March 4, 2008