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Old 08-06-2019, 02:33 PM
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Originally Posted by monstro View Post
I don't know about you, but I see evidence of my "not free will" all the time. I make a myriad of decisions every day without thinking about them first. Hell, sometimes I don't even remember making them.

The fact that some choices/mental states occur without apparent intentionality does not establish that NONE are intentional.

Yeah, there are tests when MRIs show that the brain fires to make a movement, BEFORE the brain fires to apparently DECIDE to do so. Doesn't necessarily establish that every thought/action is like that.
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