Well, one question we could ask is that if instead of having five fingers we evolved with four or six, and hence had number systems that were based on eight or twelve instead of ten, so that our digits went from just 0-7 or instead went from 0-B, What would become of this idea? What happens when we move to base 16...?
Oh, and:Earth Has Just One Moon, Right? Think Againhttp://www.npr.org/2012/04/03/149712082 ... hink-again
I was wondering
why my horoscope was so flooey!
But who knows... if a system works for you, then it works!
You can't argue with success.
Well, ok, you can
, but the best you can come away with is a Pyrrhic victory.
My extreme bad!
The whole post should have been clearly qualified with the disclaimer:
is one of the primary "belief systems".
If anyone ought to know better than to blindly take refuge in reason, it would ought to've been me.
</looks up to listen to unusual sound in the distance>
Um, Ted... ...I heard that!
Anyways, we rational-centric creatures (So ok, I fake it some times) tend to assume that reason is the only game in town. Again, my bad.