NO ONE HAS FREE WILL.../(u,..,u)o
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Posted 9/5/13
Do you wish you had freewill?? If you think we do have freewill please explain how...google's definiton of free will is "the power of acting without the constraint of necessity or fate; the ability to act at one's own discretion." free will is perdy..
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If you read the bible and are faithful to any religion that features an omni-everything individual named "God", you likely believe in free will.

I'm agnostic, but if someone can murder someone, and that's a free choice, I'll take the concept of free will as remotely believable, because that same person can choose to do any number of other things.

Edit: The way I think of it is Free Will is God's excuse for all the shit gone wrong in the world. He can't change a serial killer's mind because of Free Will, meaning he can't do shit. That's my pessimistic view of it anyhow.
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Posted 9/5/13
Although we live in a deterministic reality, devoid of free will, it does not remove all human responsibility. In terms of justice we must not punish criminals for what they've done. But we must still protect society from criminals for what they are.

Sam Harris on the Illusion of Free Will
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCofmZlC72g
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Posted 9/5/13

Hi folks. There's actually already a thread discussing free will. Please carry on over there:

/forumtopic-799359/do-you-believe-in-free-will


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