Tuesday, April 17, 2012

From the Stray Thought Bin - 'Word Is Not Thing'

Words as words can qualify as 'things' as well. And the words about those things are not those things either. Some people, strangely, seem to have difficulty understanding that. Words seem quite slippery things, don't they? 

Thursday, April 5, 2012

From the Stray Thought Bin – 'The Speed of Thought'

‘Thinking’ does not occur in a timeless, fleshless void; if relativity has abolished infinite speeds in physics, then the speed of ‘thought’ is not infinite either.