On Fri, Apr 13, 2018 at 10:17 AM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:
> > *You are confusing* > ** [...] > Horseshit fron bullshit? > > *The follower of Aristotle thought* > [,,,] > I don't give a damn what the followers of Aristotle The Ignorant thought. > ** > *Plato was skeptical* > [...] > It's really true, you just can't write a post without referring to philosophers who would flunk a high school algebra test and a fourth grade science test. > >> and believes we can keep using them exactly as they always have been used >> even after personal pronoun duplicating machines have been invented. > > > > > *On the contrary, the thought experience refutes exactly this,* > Then why do you keep asking the same very stupid question "After **YOU** have been duplicated in a **YOU** duplicating machine what one and only one thing will **YOU** see?" > > *You keep criticising Aristotle and Plato without understanding that > today, in theology (atheists or christian)* [...] > STOP RIGHT THERE! If atheist and Christian scholars both study theology then theology is the study of things that are God and also the study of things t As I said before, for Bruno words mean whatever Bruno wants them to mean and in this case he has decreed that the word “theology" has no meaning at all. > > > They have become rich because they have already understood this. > If matter is not needed to make a calculation how did the founders of Intel get rich wasting their time making microchips when all they needed was a textbook on Robinson arithmetic? Actually they didn't even need the textbook, all they needed was for Robinson arithmetic to exist. > > > The idea that observation ==> reality (contradicted by the existence of > dreams) IS Aristotle metaphysical axiom. > And that is precisely the sort of fuzzy thinking that prevented your buddies the Greeks from starting the scientific revolution in 400BC, we had to wait another 2000 years for that to happen when some people started to realize the Greeks were not nearly as smart as they thought they were. And now in 2018 you want to retreat back into ignorance > > you assume Aristotle metaphysics Oh for christ sake! 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 https://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.