> >> Mathematikers pretty much assume the truth of whatever they want. It's > >> the stock in trade of faith based mathematics. What they cannot do > >> however is demonstrate the truth of their assumptions. > > > >Which makes Zick lead mathematiker. > > Only to the extent I don't rely on tautological inference and rely > instead on assumptions of truth and syllogistic inference do I come > anywhere close to your own looney-tune vision of faith based math.
As what Zick claims he does is precisely what mathematicians actually do, he is admitting that what he himself does is precisely that looney tune vision based on faith.