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Re: I am.

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2017 19:26:41 -0700
Message-Id: <EDD06967-69FC-4982-99FC-C87592FB7F65@ihmc.us>
Cc: Sarven Capadisli <info@csarven.ca>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
To: Martin McEvoy <martin@weborganics.co.uk>

> On May 18, 2017, at 2:11 PM, Martin McEvoy <martin@weborganics.co.uk> wrote:
> The "I Am" is a thought, a notion, the first idea of yourself​,  the only thing you think you can actually certain of is that "I am" … 

That is what Descartes claimed. He was wrong. I am more certain that the tree outside my window exists than that I exist. In fact, I am pretty sure that I am a figment of my body’s imagination. Not that this has anything at all to do with RDF, of course. 

Pat Hayes

> On 17 May 2017 10:46 pm, "Sarven Capadisli" <info@csarven.ca <mailto:info@csarven.ca>> wrote:
> Philosophers and Semantic Web junkies gather around.
> Use the the RDF language to represent the following statement:
> "I am."
> -Sarven
> http://csarven.ca/#i <http://csarven.ca/#i>

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