Archive for May, 2007

If we had only listened to this guy…

Posted in Food for Thought on May 28, 2007 by danweltsch

The horrors of September 11, 2001 might have been avoided if TPTB (The Powers That Be) had paid more attention to FBI agent John O’Neill. Instead he was marginalized. Here is a profile of O’neill produced by the PBS show Frontline; it tells his amazing story, which has a shocking ending.

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Are we living in “The Matrix?”

Posted in Food for Thought on May 28, 2007 by danweltsch

Nick Bostrom, philosophy professor at Oxford University, sees the possibility of inhabitable computer simulations and “post-human” life. Strange stuff. Read it here. There is an interesting video dialogue (or “diavlog”) that touches on this subject here at bloggingheads.tv.