On Sat, 29 Jul 2006 18:53:03 -0600, Virgil <email@example.com> wrote:
>In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, > Lester Zick <email@example.com> wrote: > >> On Sat, 29 Jul 2006 13:14:26 -0600, Virgil <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> >> >In article <email@example.com>, >> > Lester Zick <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> > >> > > >> >Zick seems to be the only proponent of "faith based mathematics". >> >> Proponent hardlly. Axiomites are the only proponents of faith based >> mathematics that I'm aware of. The rest of us would settle for a few >> demonstrations of truth now and again. > >First, those of us not persuaded that Zick has any sort of access to any >truths at all would prefer to see him present some truths before >demanding them from others.
Whereas you prefer that others just proclaim truth as an act of faith without demonstrating it.