if you really believe in reality.... you should commit suicide... if a
reality remains.... there is reality....
if no reality remains... well then all is base stupidity.
On Sat, Jul 9, 2011 at 5:10 AM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:
> On 09 Jul 2011, at 06:06, meekerdb wrote:
> On 7/8/2011 8:57 PM, B Soroud wrote:
>>> I'm saying that perhaps the philosophic foundations and presupps of
>>> physics are erroneous and something alternative is needed...
>>> I am saying we need to ground physics in an idealist metaphysics....
>>> That's where my thoughts currently at.
>> That's what a lot of philosophers have said. I say, "Have at it!" Let me
>> know what you come up with.
> You talk like if it was a matter of choice. But to have anything different
> from idealism you have to speculate on things that nobody has ever seen, and
> which escapes the computable. Idealism is not a belief in ideas, it is a
> skepticism in matter. Comp explains why we have to be skeptic on matter.
> Materialism will die like vitalism. It is just a big 'animal' extrapolation
> which appears to be inconsistent. Science is born from a departure of the
> idea that what we see is what is real. Aristotle just bring that idea, a
> very popular idea indeed, back.
> http://iridia.ulb.ac.be/~**marchal/ <http://iridia.ulb.ac.be/%7Emarchal/>
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