On a Unified Theory of Existence

We know we are not in control of our thoughts. We also know that we are likely living in a simulation. If you look at both theories together it seems we are living in a very advanced version of The Sims. One argument for the simulated universe is that, assuming a civilizations technological level progresses at […]

On Morality

I believe morality can be summed up as a conscious decision that affects the interests of others. Conscious Decision It has to be a conscious decision. As an example, if you are sleeping and you get up and sleepwalk outside and trample your neighbors flower garden, you cannot say that is immoral. Yes, killing your […]

On the Negative Side-effects of Religion

Suppose you have a choice between two different autonomous vehicles. Both have code that is intended to get you from point A to point B safely. But one had its code hacked to allow the vehicle to run pedestrians down when the driver has some road rage, or even in extreme cases, allows the vehicle […]

On Women’s Rights or Empowerment

It should not be women’s rights or empowerment. It should be human rights. A universal law. It’s not men against women. It should be that we are all humans and we all work together. In general, women are different than men, they have different weaknesses than men and different strengths. We should take advantage of […]

On Gay Marriage

“If you are against gay marriage, don’t get gay married.” – Michael Moore There is no reason to prevent others from doing so. It does not cause you any harm. If you don’t like it don’t do it. How has a heterosexual marriage negatively affected your life? There likely isn’t an example of that. Gay marriage […]