On Fri, Dec 20, 2013 at 4:30 AM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:
> >>> and following duplication there is a 50% chance of finding oneself at >> the intended destination >> > > >> JOHN CLARK HATES PRONOUNS! Following duplication there is a 100% chance > Jason Resch will be at the intended destination. > > > Yes, but the question is asked before the duplication. > Then why did it include the words "following duplication" in the above? > If you say 100% for this city, the guy in the other city will understand > that he was mistaken, > For a logician you sure aren't very logical. If today I predict that tomorrow a green object will be found in Washington and tomorrow you show me a red stop sign that you found in Washington does that provide enough information to prove that my prediction of yesterday was wrong? >>> If someone creates a copy of you somewhere, there is a 50% chance you >>> will find yourself in that alternate location. >>> >> >> >> JOHN CLARK HATES PRONOUNS! If someone creates a copy of Jason Resch >> somewhere, there is a 100% chance Jason Resch will find Jason Resch to be >> in that alternate location. >> > > > After the duplication. Not before > Obviously after the duplication!! Before the duplication or teleportation nothing unusual has happened yet so there is a 0% chance that Jason Resch will find Jason Resch to be in a alternate location. 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.