On Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 11:02:30 AM UTC-6, Brent wrote:
> On 12/29/2018 1:58 AM, Bruno Marchal wrote: 
> > I use number because people are more familiar with them. Most people 
> > can easily conceived that “17 is odd” is true independently of them, 
> > but would have an harder time to conceive that KKK=K independent of 
> > them, even if this does not mean much more than the first (left) 
> > projection of (K, K) is K. 
> That's a good example.  People would immediately recognize that KKK=K is 
> just a convention.  They are deceived that "17 is odd" is an eternal 
> truth independent of human thought because they generalize from their 
> experience with physically countable things. 
> Brent 

I was thinking that if there is a group X of objects of the same mass, if X 
can be split into two groups A and B separated by a distance such that A 
and B pull (gravitate towards) each other equally, then X is even.
(or something like that)

So gravity knows even and odd. :)

- pt

- pt

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