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Discussion in 'Evolution Vs. Creationism' started by Eddi, Jun 29, 2022.

  1. QuestioningMind

    QuestioningMind Well-Known Member

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    The quote you reference is from post #40. I'm not the one who made the claim about receiving communications. It was member Eddi, the creator of this thread.

    This is the question I asked.
    Are these beliefs based on any kind of verifiable evidence or do you believe it just because you think it sounds cool?

    This was Eddi's response

    The Projection communicates with me

    It tells me that all I have said is true
     
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    To have this sort of belief you must have known about the film series The Matrix, yes? Did you like the idea of simulations? If so, can you concede the possibility that all your experiences are occurring in your subconscious and your conscious mind is convinced it's real?
     
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    My questions were for Eddi, I didn't notice your technique.
     
  4. Eddi

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    I don't think it is possible for a person to prod themselves as Madaba prods me

    And I most certainly don't have any kind of multiple identity disorder, the psychiatrists would have diagnosed me with that rather than as Schizophrenia if I'd had a multiple identity disorder, or something like that

    And I have been nothing but honest with the psychiatrists

    They could have diagnosed me with that, but they didn't

    Which would mean it is either what I say it is, or some kind of hallucination rather than some splinter personality which is what I believe your question is hinting at

    Sure, it is possible that I am conversing with myself

    But lots of things are possible and being possible does not mean being probable

    Also, before he started prodding me when I was writing (I wrote mad flows of consciousness) I would sometimes feel a lovely warm glowing sensation on the left of my head

    I initially thought this was activity in a certain part of my brain

    I now know that it was Madaba indicating that he was pleased with whatever I was doing

    And finally, it just feels as though it is another intelligence

    I have an overwhelming intuitive sense that it is not me

    It has all the signs of being an independent intelligence and it feels that way too

    It feels authentic and as though he knows things that I don't know

    Also, it is clear that it has a mind of its own

    And with its help I have built up a picture of the world that I could never have imagined myself

    The entire relationship, the entire phenomenon has all the hallmarks of it being an independent consciousness

    But you believe whatever you want to believe

    Also, with multiple personality disorders isn't only one personality active at a time? With me I am fully myself whenever I communicate with Madaba, we are both active at the same time and don't people with multiple identity disorders only have one at a time as opposed to two at a time??????? Like, they take it in turns, rather than being active all at once?????
     
  5. Eddi

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    Well yes, that would be a possible explanation
     
  6. Eddi

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    Here's one reason, in another thread I've made:

    walk a mile in my shoes!

    It is private to me

    But I have seen it make another person twitch

    No

    All that's happened is that something external to myself has started to communicate with me

    No special powers for me :(
     
  7. QuestioningMind

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    I'm certainly not qualified to diagnose you as having multiple personality disorder or any other mental disorder for that matter. The psychiatrists are in a far better position to do that. I'm just saying that I'm aware of how complex the human mind can be. I've experienced hallucinations that were indistinguishable from reality, so it would be impossible for me to dismiss the possibility that everything that was happening wasn't the product of my own brain.
     
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    You make a lot of claims, you offer no evidence, so your "shoes" are likely imaginary, and no one can walk in them.

    You might as well say you believe in unicorns and Bigfoot is riding one. Your beliefs and claims have no basis in reality, and I'm not sure why you make a private belief a subject for discussion when you offer no evidence that any of it is even plausible.

    You've already admitted it all could be imaginary, so to assert that any of it is true is not credible. Even you acknowledge doubt.
     
  9. Eddi

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    Yes your disbelief is entirely justified :)
     
  10. Viker

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    Me, too! I would say that 4.5 billion years (give or take a few hundred million) is fairly young. At least, younger than the known universe.
     
  11. tarasan

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    I think the earth has to face facts... It's getting to middle age. No crazy nights for this planet anymore!!
     
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    You're right according to those crazy scientists who say that the sun will die and take the earth with it one day, a billion or so years.
     
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    You know what? Has anyone told sun that just isn't ideal? Honestly...it's a bit rude
     
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    The sun has so much pull. I wouldn't want to try to get away from it. :D
     
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    That... Was clever! :)
     
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    Another Matrix fan?

    * sigh *
     
  17. Eddi

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    Once again, the system works

    ...which is good...
     
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