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Topic: is this True or False??
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Bart Goddard

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Re: is this True or False??
Posted: Aug 2, 2014 8:54 PM
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Smiler <smiler@jo.king> wrote in news:lrjq2g$6vs$

> On Sat, 02 Aug 2014 13:48:16 +0000, Bart Goddard wrote:

>> Smiler <smiler@jo.king> wrote in news:lrhb1c$omt$

>>> It is my sincere and strongly held belief that you owe me $50 million.
>>> Is my belief evidence of that debt?
>>> If so, when are you going to repay me?
>>> If not, why are you making stupid arguments that beliefs are evidence?

>> You seem to be confusing "evidence" with "proof".

> Not at all. Is my belief evidence of that debt? Yes or no?
> Answer the question. Or is it too difficult for you?

Since I already said "yes", I'm not sure what your problem
is. Is it that you not only confuse "evidence" and "proof",
but also "reasoned arguement" and "posturing"?

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