1.2 Consciousness is comprised of followers of conclusion. These are 'The Insightful'. They mimic the determinations of the once-dominant epistemology of pure self-evidence. For them, no version of the truth is prized over any other. Their lives are lived differentially.
1.3 Their war against absolute certainty started from nothing (or perhaps a speck, if one must nominate anything at all). As such, there can be no denial, only endless varieties of denial. What certainties there are symbolize failures in their allegiance to *.