If someone told me that I was going to be hung, I can assure you I would be expecting it every day. I wouldn't bother with any logical analysis.
(The unexpected exam, on the other hand...) On Thursday, 12 September 2013 21:33:24 UTC+12, telmo_menezes wrote: > > Time for some philosophy then :) > > Here's a paradox that's making me lose sleep: > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unexpected_hanging_paradox > > Probably many of you already know about it. > > What mostly bothers me is the epistemological crisis that this > introduces. I cannot find a problem with the reasoning, but it's > clearly false. So I know that I don't know why this reasoning is > false. Now, how can I know if there are other types of reasoning that > I don't even know that I don't know that they are correct? > > Cheers, > Telmo. > -- 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.