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Pat Buchanan....anti-federalist

In article <3131D58C.15FB7483@durham.ac.uk>,
Matthew Cunliffe  <Ancient.ucs@durham.ac.uk> wrote:
>If I say "God does not exist" then I am admitting that that I believe in
>a "God".  I believe that he does not exist, but I have to believe in a
>"God" before I can say that. I, however, believe in nothing.

Immanuel Kant sorted this one out in 1781.

Existence is not a predicate.

Tim.
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From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: uk.politics
Subject: Re: Pat Buchanan....anti-federalist
Date: 27 Feb 1996 10:41:25 GMT
Organization: Unipalm PIPEX
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