[LMB] Someone is wrong on the Internet

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Wed Dec 11 13:26:01 GMT 2019



> On Dec 10, 2019, at 8:40 PM, Zan Lynx <zlynx at acm.org> wrote:
> 
> There are people GRITTING THEIR TEETH, trying not to respond to you
> because there is someone WRONG on the internet.

There is an xkcd for everything, if not  thenSaturday Morning Breakfast Cereal.

<https://www.xkcd.com/386/ <https://www.xkcd.com/386/>>

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It is wrong, always, everywhere, and for everyone, to believe anything upon insufficient evidence.” —W. K. Clifford (1845–1879), “The Ethics”
My take is belief should be proportional to the evidence. Avoid very high levels of belief.





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