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scottishgeologist said:
good point. It reminds me of that comment that "the invisible and the non-existent look remarkably similar" Anyone know who first said that?

Something very similar to this was said by Anthony Flew in his parable of the gardener:
"Just how does what you call an invisible, intangible, eternally elusive gardener differ from an imaginary gardener or even from no gardener at all?"
The full text can be found here:
http://www.stephenjaygould.org/ctrl/flew_falsification.html

Mon, 01 Jan 2007 22:04:00 UTC | #13744