Originally Posted by Spatula
Well there's actually a school of thought along those lines- any suitably technologically advanced society will develop computer models. Eventually they'll develop models that are sophisticated enough to model the entire universe and will be indistinguishable from realit for those within it.
On e they can run one they'll be able to run hundreds to evaluate different scenarios. Therefore, if these models are possible, which it seems likely, then it is far more likely that we are actually living within a model than the real universe....
Thanks for that mindfuck spats...
Originally Posted by ლ(ಠ益ಠლ)
What is real Neo?
That seems to fit really well with your avatar for some reason.
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