On Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:44:30 -0700 (PDT), firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>On Monday, 24 June 2013 17:27:09 UTC+2, dull...@sprynet.com wrote: > >> >I say there could not be a well-order on *uncountably many reals*, because most of them could not be identified by a finite amount of bits. > >> I know you say that! WHY is it not also correct to say there cannot be an _order_ on uncountably many reals, because "most of them could not be identified by finitely many bits"? You have to explain what the difference is. Or admit that you can't. > >There is no difference. There are not uncountably many reals, neither in the natural order nor in the well-order.