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Next, let's assume the decision of whether to take the Axiom of Choice is made by a deterministic process ...
Title text: Next, let's assume the decision of whether to take the Axiom of Choice is made by a deterministic process ...

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[Party 1 is standing in front of a whiteboard facing left. Party 1 is presumably writing on it. Some existing writing is shown as left aligned scribbles.]
party 1: ...let's assume there exists some function f(a, b, c...) which produces the correct answer-
Cueball interjects (off panel): hang on.
[Cueball sitting at a desk]
Cueball: this is going to be one of those weird, dark magic proofs, isn't it? I can tell.
[Party 1 turned facing right.]
party 1: what? no, no, it's a perfectly sensible chain of reasoning.
Cueball (off panel): all right...
[Party 1 facing the whiteboard again. More scribbles have been added to the first, third, and fourth set of scribbles.]
party 1: now, let's assume that the correct answer will eventually be written on the board at (x, y). if we-
Cueball interjects (off panel): I knew it!


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