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|Subject: Re: Don't Show This To A Baby Boomer||Date: 1/22/2013 4:54 PM|
|Author: TheBaronAndrew||Number: 667818 of 722717|
Alfred Russell Wallace came up with an identical theory of evolution at almost the same time as Charles Darwin. Darwin popularized his theory and had it published and wrote a book "The Origin of Species" and so he is remembered as the creator of the ideas of Natural Selection and survival of the fittest. Whereas Alfred Russell Wallace is barely remembered.
I have plastered my ideas all over the internet message boards wherever there was a chance it would be read. I have seen my writings plagiarized word for word in other people's posts on other boards and passed off as their own. 300 years from now my ideas will have been disseminated and will affect how people think about religion and how it evolves and will have infiltrated the minds of humans, if they still exist. I have gotten private emails from all over the world of people asking me questions who are curious to understand just what exactly this connection between NDE's and the holographic universe means.
Me you will never forget. The other guy you can't remember his name or exactly what his writing said, only that it was somewhat similar to my ideas. I think you won't forget me, even after I'm long gone.
Art, "not easily forgettable."
Art, I'm not denying that you were given a revelation of some sort. That could very well be the case, for all I know. All I'm saying is that, from what I've seen, you weren't the only person it was given to.
Had I bought the book at the time, I would remember exactly what it said as well as the author. As it was, I was just browsing and reading excerpts without buying.
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