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Refutation of "Some Thing" from "Non Thing"

Authors: Colin James III

A variable implies itself in p → p or ~p → ~p as "Thing implies thing" or "Non thing implies non thing" but not when mixed with its negation in ~p → p or p → ~p as "Non thing implies thing" or "Thing implies non thing". This means creation out of nothing "ex nihilo" is not supported in ~p → p as "Non thing implies thing", or by introducing modal operators in ~◇p → ◇p as "Not some thing implies some thing" equivalent to □~p → ◇p as "All non things imply some thing". What follows is that "ex nihilo" is not equivalent to "a nullo" and that "ex nihilo" is not synonymous with God and hence not an ontological proof of G

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