Chow fun philosophy

Sun 10 Jul 2011 11:11 PM

After dinner at Emperor's Chinese, this treatise in philosophy of science:

Nom nom nom.


from: John S Wilkins

Mon 11 Jul 2011 12:06 AM

Surely you mean "Nomina, nomina, nomina"?

from: Matt Brown

Mon 11 Jul 2011 06:29 AM

Hey, that's Peirce! (Sort of.)

from: John Milanese

Sun 31 Jul 2011 07:05 AM

There does not exist an x such that x is a law. Sounds like an exceptionless generalization to me. I guess either laws are not exceptionless generalizations, or laws like habits can be broken. Or laws are domain dependent. Or maybe the universe just hates quantifier negation.

I'll have to work on getting my dissertation thesis into fortune cookie form.