In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Julio Di Egidio" <email@example.com> wrote:
> "Virgil" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message > news:virgil-187D0B.13294313072013@BIGNEWS.USENETMONSTER.COM... > > > "Strict finitism" is purely a matter of faith, not necessity, as people > > have been talking about "the set of naturals" for many years without the > > world collapsing. > > You mean, not yet...
And until it does, there is no point in supporting finitism.
And even then, there is still no evidence that finitism would leave the world any better off. --