1Z wrote:
> Brent Meeker wrote:
>>1Z wrote:
>>>Brent Meeker wrote:
>>>>You misunderstand "population models".  It's not a question of what members 
>>>>of a species think or
>>>>vote for; it's a matter of whether their logic will lead to their survival 
>>>>in the evolutionary
>>>>biological sense.  So the majority can be wrong.
>>>Cooper is making valid comments about *something*, but it isn't logic.
>>>Logic is what tells us the majority can be wrong
>>Cooper is not talking about logic in the formal sense; he's talking about 
>>reasoning, making
>>decisions, acting.  This can be "wrong" in the sense that there is a better 
>>(in terms of survival)
>>way of reasoning.
> If you want to judge what is better in terms of survival,
> you need to use logic.

No, you just need to see who survives.  Experiment trumps theory.

Brent Meeker

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