On Sat, Jul 9, 2011 at 2:47 AM, meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote: > On 7/8/2011 11:35 PM, Rex Allen wrote: >>> >>> In other words: What do we make of the fact that these predictions were >>> > successful (or not)? What does this mean with respect to our beliefs >>> > about >>> > what kinds of things exist? >>> > >>> > The things we take to exist are the elements of our successful models. >>> >> >> "We" who? Not me. >> > > Really? Do you not have a model of your home and don't you take the > contents of that home as things that exist? Do you not suppose the beer in > your refrigerator exists - even when the door is closed? If not you must > have trouble getting through the day.
Tu quoque fallacy. Sad. But seriously, it's not that hard. I do fine. Rex -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.