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vimesey
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Message 224 of 409 (753121)
03-17-2015 5:10 AM
Reply to: Message 223 by Faith
03-17-2015 2:00 AM


Re: What-ifs
THEY ARE OBJECTIVELY PLAUSIBLE AND OBJECTIVELY A SERIOUS CHALLENGE.

But what are your criteria for objective plausibility ? What's the yardstick ?

Clearly, it can't be that you think that they're objectively plausible - that's just another iteration (a restatement, really) of subjectivity. What's the measure of something being objectively plausible ?


Could there be any greater conceit, than for someone to believe that the universe has to be simple enough for them to be able to understand it ?

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