On Monday, November 19, 2012 5:41:22 PM UTC-5, Russell Standish wrote:
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> On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 02:12:33PM -0800, Craig Weinberg wrote: 
> > 
> > 
> > On Monday, November 19, 2012 4:37:44 PM UTC-5, Russell Standish wrote: 
> > > 
> > > On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 09:29:58AM -0800, Craig Weinberg wrote: 
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > What I am asking is why would the single multiverse be any less 
> > > dependent 
> > > > upon multiplicity to accomplish its infinities of preserved 
> separations 
> > > > than a single universe does? If a universe needs a multiverse to 
> justify 
> > > > superposition, then why doesn't a multiverse also need a 
> meta-multiverse 
> > > to 
> > > > keep track of all the possible ways of regulating the creation and 
> > > > preservation of universes? How is infinite regress avoided? 
> > > > 
> > > 
> > > There is no regress in the picture. Please reread my text (or my book) 
> > > I have no clue as to why you are postulating one???? Can anyone else 
> > > explain Craig's concerns? 
> > > 
> > 
> > I'm postulating infinite regress because the idea that universes are 
> being 
> > created and preserved implies an meta-universal support which also must 
> be 
> > made of some kind of information-theoretic functionality which would 
> have 
> > its own meta-quantum reasoning for existing. 
>
> What does this even mean? Anyone else know? 
>

What I am asking is why does the idea of a multiverse help explain why any 
one universe exists in the first place.


> > How does having many worlds 
> > better explain the existence of any world or world-making condition? 
> Mainly 
> > it buries the problem under a mountain of infinities. 
> > 
> > Craig 
> > 
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