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    I am questioning the assumption that an objectively defined reality exists at all and in particular, I am seeking to understand a commonplace...
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    2 Days Ago
    A friend and I ran across one of these just recently. Needless to say, it gave us a good case of the heebie-jeebies! O_O;
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    Sapphyre replied to a thread LGBTQ and Pronouns in Mature Topics
    The fact that there is a difference in the means implies that expressed gender identity cannot be simply disregarded as arbitrary self-proclamation....
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  • Sapphyre's Avatar
    4 Days Ago
    I feel us slipping toward Turing Test territory here… ^^; At a certain point, all we can really say are what we think are the minimum requirements...
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    Sapphyre replied to a thread LGBTQ and Pronouns in Mature Topics
    On the abbreviated points above, I think you are absolutely correct. Thank you for sparing us the hassle. ^.^
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    Sapphyre replied to a thread LGBTQ and Pronouns in Mature Topics
    I think race does have a specific agreed-upon basis, namely genetic heritage, which would make it entirely reasonable to deny that racial identity...
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    4 Days Ago
    Hmmm. A friend of mine had a cat who had a knack for learning to do things by watching people do them. Mostly, she used said talent to wake her human...
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    Sapphyre replied to a thread LGBTQ and Pronouns in Mature Topics
    Hmmm, I seem to be a little lost in my original reading, then. Absent a positive theory on how (or whether) gender ought to be defined, on what basis...
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    4 Days Ago
    I agree with the first part — there can be no inquiry without the use of a lens, of some cognitive schema. tiny pointed this out as well. However, it...
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    Sapphyre replied to a thread LGBTQ and Pronouns in Mature Topics
    Because it just isn't a mental illness. "gender nonconformity is not in itself a mental disorder. The critical element of gender dysphoria is the...
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    5 Days Ago
    Soooo many potential tangents to go off in! ^.^;; OK, I'll try to keep it focused. "You can stop seeing the vase, but you cannot perceive...
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    6 Days Ago
    I never knew that about him. The mental image it conjures is really cute… ^.^
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    6 Days Ago
    Yes. Notice that if you see the faces first, then you cannot see the vase until you stop seeing the faces, and vice versa. It is the same with any...
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    1 Week Ago
    Precisely so! My understanding can only ever be as good as my best schema. I actively try to avoid the use of particular schemas, individually, in...
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    1 Week Ago
    I will probably be working over the weekend too. I missed a few days of work recently and need to make up the time; plus, the projects I'm working on...
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    1 Week Ago
    First off, I apologize if this is a little deep. I tried to keep things as straightforward as I could. I am reluctant to follow any religion in...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Sapphyre replied to a thread Spiders in Off-topic
    Eeep! O_O;; The one I encountered was wandering through my office at work. At first it was relatively inconspicuous, but then it started tracking...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Sapphyre replied to a thread Spiders in Off-topic
    Some spiders can be stupidly aggressive. ^^; I've had a brown recluse "stare me down" before. It was actually its aggressive behavior which prompted...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Sapphyre replied to a thread Spiders in Off-topic
    I'm an arachnophobe… I positively hate those things!! They say that studying the object of one's phobia will help defuse it… dunno, still testing...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Understand that "being queer" may not be such a binary thing, it may depend muchly on his self-perception and ability to accept identities. What's...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    I think now we're getting to the real issue... ^.^ Does he know how you feel about him?
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Awww. :3 At some point, I think it's unnecessary to categorize and pigeon-hole love. My own love for people is very specific to the individual,...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    I've found that even when I don't hide my intelligence, it isn't easily recognized: people tend to assume that whatever they don't understand simply...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Maybe I'm missing the point here, but I rather like Isaac Newton (even if history records him as being a bit of a jerk!). He was truly brilliant, but...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    I think the main problem with this argument is that it can be applied to myriad conflicting religious ideologies, and of course it is impossible to...
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    2 Weeks Ago
    I wasn't raised in a strongly religious household, but nonetheless I found what faith I had called into serious question. In the end, I decided that...
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