You've got to be taught to hate and fear ...

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You've got to be taught to hate and fear ...

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Remember this song?

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But SCIENCE says otherwise.

According to the Daily Mail Image

Babies develop racist traits aged nine months, before coming into contact with other races

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Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
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Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
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ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
Doesn't really matter why we so love to butcher each other, except maybe as an intellectual exercise. It only matters that we do.
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Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
Doesn't really matter why we so love to butcher each other, except maybe as an intellectual exercise. It only matters that we do.
disagree. IO don't think love has anything to do with it. In fact, it isn't always adaptive to kill. Sometimes, not always.
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ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
Doesn't really matter why we so love to butcher each other, except maybe as an intellectual exercise. It only matters that we do.
disagree. IO don't think love has anything to do with it. In fact, it isn't always adaptive to kill. Sometimes, not always.
Look at it this way. When our ancestors were just a bunch of apes whose ultimate weapo/tool was a stic, sweet food like fruit were a very good and very high calorie (which was a good thing in those days) source of nutrition. We developed an instinct to seek those kinds of food out. We experience that today as a love of sweets. A love of food in general.

Like any creature that reproduces sexually, we have to have some sort of instinct that makes us want to actually have sex. We experience that instinct as a love of sex. We find it pleasurable.

We have an urge to get rid of other beings that might be competition for food and sex. Especially those ones that our brain perceives as 'other'. How do you think our brain is going to make us WANT to get rid of the competition, hmmm?
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Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
Doesn't really matter why we so love to butcher each other, except maybe as an intellectual exercise. It only matters that we do.
disagree. IO don't think love has anything to do with it. In fact, it isn't always adaptive to kill. Sometimes, not always.
Look at it this way. When our ancestors were just a bunch of apes whose ultimate weapo/tool was a stic, sweet food like fruit were a very good and very high calorie (which was a good thing in those days) source of nutrition. We developed an instinct to seek those kinds of food out. We experience that today as a love of sweets. A love of food in general.

Like any creature that reproduces sexually, we have to have some sort of instinct that makes us want to actually have sex. We experience that instinct as a love of sex. We find it pleasurable.

We have an urge to get rid of other beings that might be competition for food and sex. Especially those ones that our brain perceives as 'other'. How do you think our brain is going to make us WANT to get rid of the competition, hmmm?
Sure, we have to be taught to hate someone. That's why I chose Canadians. Just pick your team and get on with it. :evil:

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Uh. Let me get this right...9 month old babies can tell the difference between black and white, yes?

Who'da thunk it? Gotta be worth a Nobel Prize or something.
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asthmatic camel wrote:Uh. Let me get this right...9 month old babies can tell the difference between black and white, yes?

Who'da thunk it? Gotta be worth a Nobel Prize or something.
They can tell the difference between mom and not-mom. :BigGrin3:
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Projection.
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masaru wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:
ed wrote:
Nyarlathotep wrote:Which shows that my ideas on what pieces of shit we humans are has some basis in science.
It is probably an adaptive trait though.
Doesn't really matter why we so love to butcher each other, except maybe as an intellectual exercise. It only matters that we do.
disagree. IO don't think love has anything to do with it. In fact, it isn't always adaptive to kill. Sometimes, not always.
Look at it this way. When our ancestors were just a bunch of apes whose ultimate weapo/tool was a stic, sweet food like fruit were a very good and very high calorie (which was a good thing in those days) source of nutrition. We developed an instinct to seek those kinds of food out. We experience that today as a love of sweets. A love of food in general.

Like any creature that reproduces sexually, we have to have some sort of instinct that makes us want to actually have sex. We experience that instinct as a love of sex. We find it pleasurable.

We have an urge to get rid of other beings that might be competition for food and sex. Especially those ones that our brain perceives as 'other'. How do you think our brain is going to make us WANT to get rid of the competition, hmmm?
Sure, we have to be taught to hate someone. That's why I chose Canadians. Just pick your team and get on with it. :evil:
I'm a terible racist myself. Not that I am extremely racist, just that I am not very good at it because I tend to pick groups that don't exist anymore. Like those fucking Anasazi. Jackasses. And don't even get me started on those goddamned Phoenicians. :x
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