Re: Dog vs. Man
- From: "D-unit" <cof42_AT_embarqmail.com>
- Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2007 16:12:17 -0500
<doob@xxxxxxxxx> wrote in message news:865-4728C1AA-96@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
I didn't really think that I'd comment on this discussion as the folks
involved seemed very determined.
But...on Halloween...the day of Kid Nation, and the day before
Survivor...I thought the time was right.
Humans are the only creatures that are aware of their own mortality.
At first, I thought this was pretty heavy, but as I ponder it, Im not so sure
its entirely true.
- Re: What did that thread indicate?
... > using all the latest operant conditioning techniques. ... > can have you not even caring if you have personal responsibility. ... responsiblity in the world to humans, and human-like creatures with names ...
- Re: Clothing
... >feelings and thoughts to other creatures where there is little or no ... > In SF I've always been struck by the use of clothing by alien ... (Sexual modesty has a different history in men and women. ... > I'd like to see an Enterprise where only the humans wear clothing ...
- Re: Darwinism causes people to stop loving each other
... Creatures don't run a computer program. ... attacking, or running away. ... So when you are taling about humans then the spiritual comes into ... that leads to the mind and the thoughts that that has. ...
- Re: A fully developed creature can evolve?
... >>being is likely to suffer minor genetics changes during ... >fact is that creatures, like humans, with larger genomes have more ... >creatures, like bacteria, with little or none. ...
- Re: we dont know everything, can we be sure?
... Humans are imaginative ... creatures from day 1. ... their superior technology and intellect, ...