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Virgil
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Re: Matheology � 258
Posted:
May 2, 2013 6:59 PM


In article <b00fb6cf004e4dbf82c973c1289c0bb9@y5g2000vbg.googlegroups.com>, WM <mueckenh@rz.fhaugsburg.de> wrote:
> Cantor needs the digits  all. No exception allowed. But there does > not exist a sequence for 1/9 having only natural powers of 10. Every > natural power of 10 can be reflected. 0.111... cannot be reflected.
The Cantor diagonal arggument for real numbers does not need all the digits of any real number, only finitely many decimal (or other base) places for any number.
Why WM finds it so difficult to speak the truth about the Cantor diagoanal argument is a puzzle.
Perhaps it is because his fanatic religious zeal to promulgate his many false dogmas has undercut both his ethics and his morality. 



