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Old 05-26-2011, 02:38 PM
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Default Visiting your older self in the future.

I always wondered how a person could travel into the future to see their older self. [Back To The Future II].

See, surely if they got into a time machine 30 years earlier, their future self wouldn't be there, yes? And they would have been missing for that time. [Flight of the Navigator].

And then my mate just blew that temporal logic to dust:

Well, if they could visit/observe themself by travelling into the future the mere fact that their future self was there suggests that they travelled back to their original time. Haven't you seen Back To The Future III?! Hang on a minute, you've got the Trilogy Boxset!

Me: Eh? What? Er, right of course er, ooh is that time again must dash....
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The whole BTTF trilogy has too many time travel paradoxes.
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The whole BTTF trilogy has too many time travel paradoxes.
Certainly does and besides no one can travel past the point they died or before the point they were born…
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Why not?
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Why not?
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