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.
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