The typical black man has a retrogressive thinking, and that is, he prays for the stagnation of his fellow black man! So that his fellow black man does not get to where he is or even surpass him. Oh how selfish and egocentric a typical black man can be! That retrogressive thinking i...
The human acts as though he is made of many different programs, each with its own set of goals and its own ways of accomplishing the goal. Sometimes these programs are in harmony and sometimes in conflict.
If you observe how humans work, you will start to see that we have something in common with computers - computing.
We compute decisions. And, the way I see it, free will is the allowed ability to compute decisions based on our own unique data collected in our own unique brain.
If you think about how some things work, it sounds like the world is more abstract than physical. It sounds like the abstract creates the illusion of physical for us, in a sense.
If you think of a computer game and how it's the code which creates physical objects and makes them seem physical to...
This essay is one assigned in my AP Lang class. It was based on a letter sent to Chuck Klosterman of the NY Times as part of "The Ethicist." This is my take on what the answer to the ethical dilemma should be.