Out of our minds!

Discussion in 'Mind Games' started by Fairlight, Apr 22, 2013.

  1. Fairlight

    Fairlight Banned

    If you could take your brain out of your head and set it down on the table,you would be looking at your brain.You could even touch it gently,as the brain is insensitive to touch.Furthermore,your mind,which is inside your brain,would still have the experience that it is looking at your brain from inside your head,but your brain is not inside your head,it is on the table.
  2. scratcho

    scratcho Lifetime Supporter Lifetime Supporter

  3. Fairlight

    Fairlight Banned

    Explain "Cut off" bro - I'm paranoid!
  4. Fairlight

    Fairlight Banned

    Oh I get it.You would sever my cortex from my body and I would be left to float blissfully through the cosmos for eternity...Thanx!
  5. scratcho

    scratcho Lifetime Supporter Lifetime Supporter

  6. Tyrsonswood

    Tyrsonswood Senior Moment

  7. guerillabedlam

    guerillabedlam _|=|-|=|_

    Farfetched hypothetical, you could do it with perhaps a part of your brain but if you removed the visual cortex, I'm not sure how you would go about looking at your brain on the table.
  8. deleted

    deleted Visitor

    This reminds me the time we was tripping on the ethane. I watched this comical cartoon like scene with my brain being put on a stretcher by little hospital guys and carried out in an old fashioned ambulance.
  9. Driftwood Gypsy

    Driftwood Gypsy Lifetime Supporter Lifetime Supporter

    why not just cut someone's head open under general anesthesia and show them with a mirror or a video camera? they could even reach up and pet it.
  10. Fairlight

    Fairlight Banned

    It's just a thought experiment.I'm not suggesting anyone try this at home...
  11. Driftwood Gypsy

    Driftwood Gypsy Lifetime Supporter Lifetime Supporter

    oh no, now you've done it. Now someone out there is gonna try it...
  12. Mike Suicide

    Mike Suicide Sweet and Tender Hooligan

    The brain has no pain receptors.
  13. I'minmyunderwear

    I'minmyunderwear voice of sexy

    if you could remove your penis and place it inside your anus, you could have sex with yourself.
  14. If you removed your brain and placed it in your anus...oh wait. j/k
  15. Tyrsonswood

    Tyrsonswood Senior Moment

    Fixed :D

  16. celebrating

    celebrating Member

    Hannibal Lexter says that brains taste just fine...:D

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