2013/9/27 John Clark <johnkcl...@gmail.com> > > On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 Russell Standish <li...@hpcoders.com.au> wrote: > > > I do remember a conversation you had with Bruno about 5 years ago when >> you were discussing what a man in Helsinki would experience when undergoing >> the duplicator experiment. >> > > Yes. > > > > I seem to recall you thought the man would experience being in both >> places at once, > > > No, that is NOT what I said! I said that if Russell Standish were > duplicated then Russell Standish would be in Moscow and Washington. >
This is only true from the POV of an external observer which is not Russell Standish... both Russell will only feel from their *own* POV to be in one and only one place (either washington or moscow)... I know you'll still hand wave that, but that's the *main* point. Quentin > I also said the vague and sloppy use of words like "you"and "he" and "I" > and "the man" is at the root of Bruno's intense confusion, and apparently > yours as well. > > > which does violence to the notion of "survival after copying" >> assumption of COMP. >> > > Bullshit. And this beautifully illustrates why I am reluctant to go back > to square one and list all the blunders Bruno made in just the first few > pages that I read, I have already written about 6.02*10^23 posts that > covers the subjects in this post and most are in far far greater detail. I > have come to the conclusion that logical arguments will not convince > anybody if it is their policy to first decide what they want to believe and > only then look for evidence to support it. > > 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 email@example.com. > Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out. > -- All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. -- 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.