We are organisms, not computers. Get over it.

Robert Epstein, The empty brain (H/T Anthony Esolen)

Fascinating, and news to me. But the “computer” mepaphor is perversely “sticky,” and backed by, e.g., transhumanist Raymond Kurzweil and out-of-his-discipline Stephen Hawking.

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