Theory of Immortality???

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  1. R2DJ
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    I want opinions in this one. This stuff has been bothering me for a month now.

    Everything you'll see below is of course, fictitious.

    Let's say everyone is born immortal. Obviously we don't know about it so we won't care and do stuff that we want, when we want. The truth is that something makes us mortal. In your opinion, what could the "thing" be?

    Don't take facts in mind because this is just a question to know other people's opinions. So don't go like "but the blabla theory states that blabla hush hush kukakuka ".
     


  2. xcalibur

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    What makes us mortal?
    Murder.
     
  3. theman69

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    imo bordom = mortal
     
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    TTAGGG gets us all...
     
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    Those damned telomeres!
     
  6. Linkiboy

    Linkiboy GBAtemp Testing Area

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    Our ability to die, by definition, makes us mortal. [​IMG]
     
  7. Mewgia

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    Free radicals caused by cellular/chemical reactions with oxygen
     
  8. Sonicslasher

    Sonicslasher In Law we trust.

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    Being human makes us mortal.
     
  9. Salamantis

    Salamantis GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Yep. Well at least that's what my dictionary says.
     
  10. dg10050

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    Bacon is the cause of mortality.
     
  11. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

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    What they said along with natural levels of radiation causing us to decay slowly over time.
     
  12. cris92x

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    We die to preserve the circle of life.. cmon havent you all seen lion king.... if we didn't die, imagine this world would have been so ruined...
     
  13. Bamboo

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    you say its fictitious so I wonder why does the idea that we are born immortal bother you ?
    Do you really think that its fictitious ? its seams like you are playing with the idea as being fact.
    the reason we die is coded into our dna I have heard.
    The bible says that Adam and eve where immortal and after they disobeyed god they got sick and death and decay entered into the world. It says in the bible that early humans after adam and eve lived for 900 years and as time has gone on life expectancy has decreased.

    fact or fiction It sounds interesting.
     
  14. Bob Evil

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    We create our own immortality ... memories of us can, potentially, last for eternity ...
     
  15. dawn.wan

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    laws of attraction come into play.. we all think were gonna die, so we eventually do.
     
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    Everything that has a beginning, has an end, Ne-- err Bob Evil.
     
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  18. Mewgia

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    I...can't believe you actually played the religion card, but that entire theory is destroyed by the fact that life expectancy has been proven to be rising over the years.
     
  19. Mewgia

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    Heh, guess it's too bad over 70% of our body is water, which is mostly oxygen...
    And yes I know you were being nonserious.

    [edit] hmmm how i merge post
     
  20. podunk1269

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    We die cause our body gives out plain and simple. Give us a few more years and we will cure that, William Gibson cyber punk style