I have a white Rabbit. Your thought does not include a _flying_ rabbit and hence it seems to you that there should be a reason for this. Really, all you are saying is 'why does my thought not include anything I find strange'. I have said this before. ----- Original Message ----- From: Brent Meeker <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: James Higgo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; Michael Rosefield <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; Saibal Mitra <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Sunday, March 04, 2001 9:33 PM Subject: Re: (Quantum) suicide not necessary?
> On 03-Mar-01, James Higgo wrote: > > Your comment, 'an explanation that can explain anything explains > > nothing.' is very imporatnt, and many people have said it. It is true > > of any TOE, as you say, and implies that _you_ should stop looking for > > a TOE as you will always be dissatisfied. > > I would be satisfied with a TOE that explains everything, but not > anything. Some TOE's are inconsistent with white rabbits - i.e. > couldn't explain a white rabbit, and hence have some explanatory power. > TOE's that start with all observer moments exist don't seem to have > even this. > > Brent Meeker > >