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Like Isaiah Trotter said: It's impossible to divorce yourself from your presuppositions, the lack of a belief system is itself a belief system. But I disagree with him in maintaining a neutral ground, I expect some people can keep neutral ground. Having a Dialectic mentality keeps me Neutral, real philosophers are Neutral. We should distinguish between ...


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Tacit inference is the norm, not the exception. In a real sense, language is merely pointing with words, and we all have to infer referents from the inherently ambiguous symbols that others provide for us. Consider our interactions with young children: a young child will point and make a grasping gesture with a hand, and say (perhaps) "Gagrlagaaagah"; we are ...


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