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Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Romano May 28, 2012. 1 Reply

"Aspie" is the too cute name that sufferers of Asperger's Syndrome have given themselves - we're Aspies! There's spittle on my screen now from the raspberry I just blew ... I hate cute! - well,…Continue

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I'm autistic (Asperger's Syndrome) and learning disabled (dyslexia). I also suffer from Major Depression, the chemical variety, which means that the recurrent depressions have nothing to do w/my life's circumstances; I have no control over the depression, though medication does help (some) ... I'm an autodidact - of course, only I could have the patience to teach me! My interests are mathematics and world history. I am teaching myself Latin. I like dogs. My favorite bird is the buzzard. My favorite plant is the cactus. I like classical music. This says something about me, but I'm not sure what it is: I love to watch cooking programs (especially Julia Child), but I'm not at all interested in cooking.
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Well, I'm not saying that one must believe in God to be a good catholic; Lord knows, most of the popes were probably atheists, but I'm mentally ill - I'm crazy and have the papers to prove it! - and part of what ails me is an addiction to honesty. I don't believe in God, and I can't pretend that I do, even if the money is good (and, oh, boy, is it!) ...
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philosophical notes and such ...

Posted on June 1, 2012 at 5:12pm 0 Comments

By "free choice," I mean that we have choices and that we can freely make choices and act upon those choices, thus affecting the courses of our lives.

The question is - Do we have free choice?

I have never been able to give an unqualified answer to this question. 

However, I believe that it is a question that one must at least attempt to answer because the whole character of one's philosophy is very much dependent upon that answer. In other words, I…


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At 4:11pm on June 2, 2012, Joe C said…

Welcome to the group, Mark!


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