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1poorguy, I hope you will attempt to address this

I don't know that I can. I don't believe there is much evidence either way. There is just what we know about physics and causation. Yes, there are quantum effects but do they affect your behavior? I'm aware of no evidence saying "yes". And if there is some form of "quantum entanglement" or other quantum effects influencing you and me, how is that a directed will? It isn't, imo. It's truly "random", which as benjd25 has pointed out many times is not the same as "free will". It's just random.

I think Anthony took btresist to task enough already, so I won't go down that path.

I recognize that this is academic. Interesting to think about, but academic. We live our lives as if there is free will because we really don't have any other choice (irony!). But the argument against the fact of free will is, imo, the stronger argument at this time. Could change in the future.
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