Chow fun philosophy

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

Nom nom nom.

Sun 10 Jul 2011 11:11 PM


from: John S Wilkins

Surely you mean "Nomina, nomina, nomina"?

Mon 11 Jul 2011 12:06 AM

from: Matt Brown

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

Mon 11 Jul 2011 06:29 AM

from: John Milanese

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.

Sun 31 Jul 2011 07:05 AM