Episode 39 - Paradox
I explore logical paradoxes, especially those ultimately caused by circular logic, or circular definitions. Also includes the Twitter fight about the 2018 midterm elections between Nate Silver, Dinesh D'Souza, and Nassim Taleb.
Links For the Election Forecasting Twitter Fight
This statement is false.
Truth-teller’s two-faced statement.
This statement is true.
Z is the set of all sets that don’t contain themsevles. Does Z contain itself?
The barber in town shaves everyone who does not shave themsevles. Does the barber shave himself?
If this statement is true, Brooklyn is the capitol of America.
X is the first number that cannot be described in less than 13 words.