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Enlightenment

Submission + - Is continuity of consciousness an illusion?

An anonymous reader writes: In other words: Is the person you thought you were last week gone, and you merely inherited his memory/circumstances (including physical body), and you yourself (consciousness) will also part before the physical body dies?

"The eleventh commandment was `Thou Shalt Compute' or `Thou Shalt Not Compute' -- I forget which." -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982

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