On Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 10:00 AM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:
> I do not like very much Feyerabend, and disgaree with its overal > philosophy of science, I do agree with him on Galileo. > OK so let me get this straight, you agree that "the church at the time of Galileo was much more faithful to reason than Galileo himself", you think somebody wanting to burn somebody else alive for saying the earth goes around the sun is much more faithful to reason than the scientist who said it. Bruno, at this point I really don't want to hear any more crap about "comp", right now I just want to know if that is what you're really trying to say. Being provocative is all well and good, but not to the point of stupidity. > Galileo was blinded > Blinded? BLINDED!? Were talking about Galileo and the church but it's Galileo who was blinded!? This is yet another thing that gives philosophy a bad name, I may have heard stupider remarks in my life but I can't think of one right now. John K Clark -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.