Re: q***** [that is, "qualia"]

jeff nordahl (
Wed, 15 Dec 1999 16:38:12 PST

> > When I say "I'm hungry,"
> >
> > Why would you say "I'm hungry"?
><blink blink> What?
>Are you asking why I would claim to be hungry when you claim to be hungry?
>If so, I probably wouldn't, unless it was that time of day and I happened
>to be hungry as well.
>Why do you ask?

No silly rabbit, what would stimulate you to utter the words about your own present condition? What would cause you to claim about yourself, "I am hungry."? <wink wink> That's what I mean.

Why would you say, "I'm hungry"?


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