On Monday, January 21, 2013 4:59:55 PM UTC-5, Brent wrote:
> On 1/21/2013 11:05 AM, Stephen P. King wrote:
> Materialism fails since it cannot explain how it is possible for material
> things to have representations of things, intensionality, such as numbers.
> That's something evolution explains.
Evolution can be used to retrospectively judge that it would be convenient
if there were such things as representations, but it offers no such thing
as a physical ontology of it. Evolution can also 'explain' why we have
teleportation, time travel, and telepathy in the same way.
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