Quote Originally Posted by Alan Klein View Post
You know, last night I was standing outside looking up at the stars and the light bulb went off. It's not that the sun and stars travel around the Earth. It's that the Earth spins around itself giving us an illusion of these objects crossing the sky, rising and setting. How simple. I'm embarrassed I hadn't thought of it sooner.
Makes one think about what other parts of reality are hidden by our language. George Carlin was good at point a lot of those out to us. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1MSI592s64