God and the brain

Saw this today on FB and my first thought was.. time for brain surgery

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Comment by Scott D. on July 22, 2012 at 9:48pm

somebody tried to use this argument on me, except the said china and not brain. FAIL.

Comment by Grady Jean on July 22, 2012 at 10:42pm

I saw this too. Only it was much more long-form, set in a college classroom, the teacher was a professor, and the student was claimed to be Einstein. I laughed my fat ass off.

Comment by matt.clerke on July 22, 2012 at 11:05pm

The teacher isn't answering the questions correctly...the answer to both the brain questions is actually yes. You can see your brain, all you have to do is cut someone's head open and the vast majority of times, you will find their brain. Consequently, you can also touch the brain.

Comment by Doug Reardon on July 23, 2012 at 1:21am

The first set of questions is ridiculously inane in their lack of relevancy. 

Comment by Mabel on July 23, 2012 at 3:25pm

Comment by Amy L. Cook on July 23, 2012 at 5:52pm

Cat we CT SCAN GOD?? NO.  The Brain? YES!!   LOL..... Christinsanity is so silly.

Comment by Sankev on July 25, 2012 at 1:45am

@Craig Nomazlab got it just right. I'll use, I'll tell: "..I can't touch mine, but lets go to the morgue and see if we can touch a brain. Now take me where we can touch your god."

Comment by James Cox on July 26, 2012 at 8:53pm

I have not seen a lot of things! The inside of my body is the closest territory of very limited travel experience, and I hope to keep it that way! LOL

Big Bang? No plane flights there or back! LOL

Sub-atomic particles? Experimental access mostly!

God? Not talking, anecdotal may be?

Soul? Nice idea, metaphorical at best?

The state of common ignorance? Sad, blundering, with excess certainty?  

Comment by Lisa Wills on November 29, 2012 at 10:34pm

Right on...so...the next question the teacher should ask is"Can you MRI god?"

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