Wait a minute, I don't care that at all, because the verification principle isn't making a metaphysical claim it is making a suggestion about how we should talk about things.
The Vienna Circle Solves Humor
They have a good point though, comedy was a mistake.
The Vienna Circle Solves Philosophy
Back in Vienna: "okay, now that we have written this 600 page tract that PROVES scientifically that we are not, in fact, nerds, that should put the matter to rest."
The Vienna Circle Faces a Crisis of Logical Positivism
It didn't work.
The Analytics at the Bar
Unfortunately, all the girls left the bar too - scared off by William James