2010/5/23 John Mikes <jami...@gmail.com>

> Stathis,
> I hate to go into a 'fault-finding' trip, but what gives you the idea that
> "the universe works" in any way WE, stupid consequences THINK OF in any
> fashion?
> The universe (???) or anything we translate into universes in our limited
> minds - MAY work in its own unrestricted ways and we - with our minuscule
> knowledge, even that distorted into our (personally different) minds, -
> imagine that *hypothetical* working into whatever we please.
> Then, pray, why not imagining it in ways we feel comfortable with?
> End of Sunday sermon
>
>
John M
>

You could just have said "The universe/reality cannot be known." End of
story, we can go drink our coffee. It's just seem to me a rather limited
viewpoint.

Quentin



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> On 5/23/10, Stathis Papaioannou <stath...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> On 23 May 2010 05:26, John Mikes <jami...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Stathis:
>> > how about a wording version of your remark:
>> > "you may as well claim that we should not make up an "infinite universe
>> > story" that would boggle the human mind"?
>> > I am not against the 'exist', because any idea does exist (at least in
>> the
>> > mind of the initiator).
>> > John M
>>
>> The mere fact that something is difficult to think about does not mean
>> that that is not how the universe works. Infinite universes are no
>> less mind-boggling than a single infinite universe. For that matter, a
>> finite single universe is also mind-boggling. There just isn't any
>> simple, common sense way to think about the universe or universes.
>>
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