The fact that a few micrograms of a substance like LSD can completely alter your perception of reality makes you realize that consciousness relies on a very tight chemical balancing act.

@yogthos Hi Dmitri. True enough. Reinforces the idea that there's nothing mystical about consciousness, except that its a weird experience all its own.

@yogthos not just consciousness, but it really brings into question the grounding of our usual judgements about the world.

But equally, without the tendency to make certain kinds of judgements which are arbitrary on their own, society could not function.

@yogthos it’s the reaction to putting a highly concentrated man-made neurological toxin into your body :)

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