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Topic: Matheology § 300
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Virgil

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Re: Matheology � 300
Posted: Jul 10, 2013 2:16 PM
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In article <a8c0c451-86ae-4cbd-aa35-99195c8badbe@googlegroups.com>,
mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de wrote:

> On Wednesday, 10 July 2013 03:03:32 UTC+2, fom wrote:
> >
>
> >
> > I told him to read that quote from Kant...

>
>
> But I read this quote from Cantor:
>
> I never could understand that and why such reasonable and enabled peoples as
> the Italiens, the English and the French are, could follow yonder sophistical
> philistine, who was so bad a mathematician.
> And now it is that in just this abominable mummy, as Kant is, Monsieur
> Poincare felt quite enamoured, if he is not bewitched by him. ...
> Your very faithfull Georg Cantor.
>
> Regards, WM


With regard to mathematics, Cantor's view was that Kant can't.

with regard to thinking straight everyone's view is that WM doesn't.
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