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29781, RE: nice try??
Posted by moot_point, Thu Mar-31-05 11:18 AM

>Then one's beleif that the 101st person will also fail to turn
>me into a rabbit is NOT in any way based on the "evidence" of
>the first 100. But rather, it is based WHOLLY on my
>presupposition that such a person cannot/does not exist.

Absolutely. But, with respect, I think this was Oldpro's presupposition and it was specific.

>In any case, it was jenNjuice who misunderstood the >materialist/supernaturalist dichotomy (post 59.) by attempting to >establish a similarity between 100 people stating that the sky is >blue (materialist) and 100 people dreaming of the same premonition