Welcome to the Machine

September 17, 2012 Rob 0

I have a theory that free will is largely an illusion – that 99.99% of the time, we are running on autopilot, and that our “choices” are really the result of millions of tiny factors beyond our control. Occasionally, though, we can break out of this deterministic schema by elevating our consciousness out of the here-and-now and seeing things as they really are. In this state – which may only last a thousandth of a second – we can make […]