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Response to The Straight Story (Original post)

Fri Mar 8, 2013, 04:40 AM

11. It is not a great analogy, but think of marbles

 

that exist only as pairs, one red, one blue. You pull one of the pair out of a bag, but don't look at it. You send the bag some distance away, then look at the one you pulled. What they are "measuring" is the speed that the one you sent away "turns the opposite" of the one you have... It more complicated, but there are arguments that they were always opposite in color so there is no speed to measure.

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