There's nothing new here, except for the fact that this gentleman has attached some additional rods to a planetary gear system.
And no, the Prius does not use a belt cvt as folks seem to think it does.
If you don't own anything, and it is all an illusion, then you don't mind me coming over and taking all your money out of your wallet/bank account.
Oh wait, you're probably proposing that very thing, except under the guise of Government, aren't you?
If you REALLY believe that, why don't you act on it, and send me your hard earned $$$ right now. I'll give you my paypal address. I'm sure you won't mind giving your illusions to me, right??
You see, when push comes to shove, the professor, and you don't believe the crap you're spewing, because you're not acting like you believe it.
TRUE belief comes not from intellectual arguments but rather from acting on what you claim.
The problem is, you believe until you have to act on your belief.
I'll prove to you that ownership is valid, and it starts with your life. You own your life. If you don't own your life, then by what measure do you ascribe your freedom to do anything?
But good news for consumers.
"I may be synthetic, but I'm not stupid" -- the artificial person, from _Aliens_