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Topic: Matheology § 288
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Alan Smaill

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Re: Matheology § 288
Posted: Jun 20, 2013 6:44 AM
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"Julio Di Egidio" <julio@diegidio.name> writes:

> "fom" <fomJUNK@nyms.net> wrote in message
> news:C6KdnZCccIjltVzMnZ2dnUVZ_t6dnZ2d@giganews.com...
>

>> "Numbers count themselves"
>
> Indeed, how else?


What does pi count?
Isn't it a number?

> I am in fact surprised a "foundationalist" would
> ever have any doubt with that.


Since no natural number counts the set of natural numbers, there
is every reason to be sceptical of simplistic formulations such as above.

> Julio
>


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Alan Smaill



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