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Old 10th October 2017, 12:18 PM   #481
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Originally Posted by RoboTimbo View Post
The two people participating in the thread who believe telepathy exists are the two who absolutely refuse to engage in a fair test to show telepathy exists? Interesting in a non-surprising way.

If KotA is not now claiming that he is telepathic, what purpose could testing him serve? You'd be testing the truth of a proposition that nobody is proposing (anymore).
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Old 10th October 2017, 02:57 PM   #482
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But actually, KotA has not dropped his claim that he can do telepathy, he just thinks it is best to let it be unknown. In this way he can always claim, or at least hint, that he can do it, and he can always maintain that it has not been disproved.
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Old 10th October 2017, 04:27 PM   #483
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I'd be happy if KotA would just share with us the evidence he claims to watch on YouTube that demonstrates the existence of telepathy. How is it possible he has the time to watch the videos, and post here, but not cut and paste the addresses of the videos here?

I wonder if the citations in his graduate work is just, "I read some stuff that shows I'm right. Look for it yourself."
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Old 10th October 2017, 04:37 PM   #484
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
I 'believe in' telepathy, I just have no desire to confirm that I or anyone has such ability for certain.

Somethings are best left unknown.
I have the powers of superman and the scarlet witch, I decline every test to prove it though as I'm worried about the ensuing fame I would get, and i'm just not into being famous, so I understand where you are coming from.

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Old 10th October 2017, 04:46 PM   #485
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Old 10th October 2017, 05:58 PM   #486
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There's such a pong of narcissism in the air after you post. Whatever could it be?
Hand lotion.
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
*The potential consequences of positive results...
What were the results for the people who published the well-researched data, and who uploaded the astounding test results onto YouTube?
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Old 11th October 2017, 02:46 PM   #488
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Originally Posted by Loss Leader View Post
If KotA is not now claiming that he is telepathic, what purpose could testing him serve? You'd be testing the truth of a proposition that nobody is proposing (anymore).
Not claiming that.

I simply believe some people might have this ability.

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But actually, KotA has not dropped his claim that he can do telepathy, he just thinks it is best to let it be unknown. In this way he can always claim, or at least hint, that he can do it, and he can always maintain that it has not been disproved.
I believe I might be capable of such things, I just have no desire to quantify this potential ability.
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Old 11th October 2017, 02:48 PM   #490
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I have the powers of superman and the scarlet witch, I decline every test to prove it though as I'm worried about the ensuing fame I would get, and i'm just not into being famous, so I understand where you are coming from.
Not exactly.
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Fortunately, neither side exists.

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Old 11th October 2017, 02:51 PM   #492
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What were the results for the people who published the well-researched data, and who uploaded the astounding test results onto YouTube?
Look into it...I don't have time.
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Old 11th October 2017, 03:04 PM   #493
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Because it doesn't exist.
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Old 11th October 2017, 03:39 PM   #494
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Because it doesn't exist.
If the placebo effect is real, could a false positive test create telepathy?
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Old 11th October 2017, 05:48 PM   #495
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
Look into it...I don't have time.
I did. The videos explicitly say you are wrong. How do you explain that?
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
If the placebo effect is real, could a false positive test create telepathy?

Um, what?
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Old 11th October 2017, 05:56 PM   #497
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
Not claiming that.

I simply believe some people might have this ability.
I am 100% certain that some people claim this ability with no decent supporting evidence.
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Old 11th October 2017, 06:02 PM   #498
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
I believe I might be capable of such things, I just have no desire to quantify this potential ability.
Can you think of any reason why that unsupported statement of belief should be taken seriously?
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Old 11th October 2017, 07:01 PM   #499
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Um, what?
If you witnessed a test, that 'seemed' to indicate telepathy was real (even though it was fakery or a false positive), could belief in the test results produce telepathy?
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Can you think of any reason why that unsupported statement of belief should be taken seriously?
Well, I was serious when I wrote it...
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
If you witnessed a test, that 'seemed' to indicate telepathy was real (even though it was fakery or a false positive), could belief in the test results produce telepathy?
No.
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No.
This. In fact, we even have a data point for that I can reference.
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Old 11th October 2017, 08:47 PM   #503
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
If you witnessed a test, that 'seemed' to indicate telepathy was real (even though it was fakery or a false positive), could belief in the test results produce telepathy?

I have no idea what that means.

Could someone become telepathic just by believing it? No.
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Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
Look into it...I don't have time.
I imagine most sceptics are aware of the testing that has been done, from Rhine to Ganzfeld, and are profoundly unimpressed because it is profoundly unimpressive. Ganzfeld is the only study that has any scientific credibility whatsover, even that is questionable, and the tiny positive results are barely distinguishable from chance - they certainly would not justify the anecdotal claims made. This is why we are asking what you have seen that you find so compelling, because we have done the research and we are not seeing it.

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If you witnessed a test, that 'seemed' to indicate telepathy was real (even though it was fakery or a false positive), could belief in the test results produce telepathy?
To even ask such a question indicates a profound lack of understanding of how the world works.
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Originally Posted by Cosmic Yak View Post
What were the results for the people who published the well-researched data, and who uploaded the astounding test results onto YouTube?
Originally Posted by King of the Americas View Post
Look into it...I don't have time.
And yet you would have had time for this:

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Not enough time to focus...

I propose 5 minutes on each card, ten minute break, another card. We'll can do 5 cards per day? Maybe just three, from the 52 card shuffled deck, that should be random enough.

Try to 'send' *giggle* the cards identification to a male in Denton Texas.

I'm central time, so I'll check in here, at this thread before 8. Shall we do this via a separate thread?
Strange how you have all day to do a test that would prove you have magic powers, but when it comes to actually doing it, or backing up your claims, suddenly you're too busy for it.

I would be quite happy to find out what happened to the authors and testers- if you would post them here. Curiously, even though you seem to have plenty of time to reply to several posts on this thread, you again claim you haven't got time to post this research up.
I wonder why this is?
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No.
Hmmmm, are you sure? If so, how?
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And yet you would have had time for this:



Strange how you have all day to do a test that would prove you have magic powers, but when it comes to actually doing it, or backing up your claims, suddenly you're too busy for it.

I would be quite happy to find out what happened to the authors and testers- if you would post them here. Curiously, even though you seem to have plenty of time to reply to several posts on this thread, you again claim you haven't got time to post this research up.
I wonder why this is?
Time is precious, never waste it.
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KotA has special powers. He's the only one here who can see his royal clothes.
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KotA has special powers. He's the only one here who can see his royal clothes.
You've mistaken me for President Trump.
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You've mistaken me for President Trump.
To be fair, the username doesn't help.

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I wonder why this is?
Because he is 100% trolling?
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Because he is 100% trolling?
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Time is precious, never waste it.
With replies like this, it would be easy to think so.
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Too bad telepathy doesn't exist, otherwise we could have read his mind.
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To be fair, the username doesn't help.

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Too bad telepathy doesn't exist, otherwise we could have read his mind.
If we could read each other's minds, this board would go awfully quiet.
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Time is precious, never waste it.
Then why are you wasting yours on palpable nonsense like telepathy and Atlantis?
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And what did you think would happen on a skeptic board. We'd all go 'whooooaaa!' You are psychic? Wow you are cool and special and unique!
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Because he is 100% trolling?
I think you have it right. Everything about his posts on this thread scream "troll". He claims to have sources that support his views on telepathy, but refuses to share any of them. He claims there is openly available evidence of people with telepathy, but won't be tested because he doesn't want to know what would happen if there was ever any evidence of telepathy. He has all the time in the world, until he is asked to do anything.
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You've mistaken me for President Trump.

The fact that that's even possible should concern you.
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Hmmmm, are you sure? If so, how?
You misunderstand. We're not here to convince you. You're here to convince us.
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