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To: MrB

Those are concepts.


Yes, but the concepts were foreign. Someone had to discover them.

I remember when I was in my very early years, I was fascinated by the trombone because the slide seemed to magically get longer. I was mesmerized and calculated in my mind all the ways it could be possible for such a devise. I never could come up with a plausible answer. Once someone showed me one. I saw how a smaller slide fit into a slightly larger one, giving the impression to a four year old that a single slide was magically lengthening. And then I felt dumb for not seeing it from the beginning.

I was not even looking for part of the slide to be slightly smaller than the other part.

And there are lots of things, I believe, that mankind STILL does not see because we are not looking for the right thing. And once someont finds it, it becomes obvious. Virtually all of mans discoveries and inventions become obvious and easy to understand by anyone with an average IQ, yet many took thousands of years to come to be a part of our concept of the physical world, just like the slide within a slide.


37 posted on 07/17/2013 12:25:28 PM PDT by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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To: cuban leaf
And there are lots of things, I believe, that mankind STILL does not see because we are not looking for the right thing.

Yes, good insight. If you can't admit that a human can be both a suffering servant and king of all creation, and is ruining your religious construct, you need to kill him, don't you? If not in reality, at least in concept.

44 posted on 07/17/2013 2:12:24 PM PDT by imardmd1 (Let the redeemed of The LORD say so, whom He hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy. (Ps. 107:2))
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To: cuban leaf; HiTech RedNeck

Some think the behemoth and leviathan of Job may have been the hippopotamus and crocodile...”

Not!


48 posted on 07/22/2013 7:56:20 AM PDT by kimtom (USA ; Freedom is not Free)
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