Joel wrote (in part):
>By the way... I'm curious why we are using the example of "white"
>rabbits. White rabbits are quite common in the laboratory. Is that
>why we use them as an example? Because they are uncommon in nature?
The white rabbits we talk about own waistcoat-pockets. This is
supposed to be uncommon in *realities* ... Well that is what we try to
We believe in everything but not to much :-).
Everything theories (computationalist or not) must explain the relative
rarity of relatively (to here and now) consistent weird phenomema.