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Premiseless's Avatar Jump to comment 2 by Premiseless

Concept resilience? Conceptual receivership? How does one breach such a brain barrier succinctly? How do you tell a blind person what colors you can see, let alone how they enable sight, without use of the other, poorly substituted senses? But what of concepts when there are no equivalency metaphors to relay your emotional reality? And what of theirs when consumed by an emotional morality filter?

My basic premise is that believers are incapacitated from chat about belief absent critical mass emotional bias, weighting every thought toward a fictional assertion. It's an odd demand they, often sincerely, then bully the truth with. It amounts to a worse evil than they can register or even perceive the existence of, in comparison to what they brand as evil.

Wed, 18 Jan 2012 20:53:36 UTC | #909626