Monday, 26 September 2011

Three logicians walk into a bar … [updated]

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Think about it.

Hat tip Gene Callahan.

And to Julie Sedivy, who can put you out of your misery if your thinking machine is causing you trouble.

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6 Comments:

Blogger ZenTiger said...

I don't know, the first two don't look like beer drinkers to me. Probably only take one beer to get to a false premise, and 4 beers later, no means yes.

26 Sep 2011, 19:32:00  
Blogger Owen McShane said...

Descartes went into a bar.
The barman asked "Do you want a drink?"
Descartes replied "I don't think so" – and disappeared.

27 Sep 2011, 08:53:00  
Blogger Dave Mann said...

Three ACT candidates walked into a meeting: "Are we all agreed on policy?"... "Umm"... "Eh?"... "Yes!"

27 Sep 2011, 09:07:00  
Blogger PC said...

Are you saying they walked in together ... !! ?

27 Sep 2011, 09:31:00  
Blogger Dave Mann said...

Well, two of them accidentally arrived at the same time and the other one was actually looking for the toilet....

27 Sep 2011, 09:34:00  
Blogger ZenTiger said...

Two ACT candidates walked into a bar, and so did a third who will be named later...

...but more ACT candidates are walking out of the bar than were in the first place.

I need a beer.

27 Sep 2011, 21:29:00  

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