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Cannibalism

Discussion in 'The Material World' started by Landon Caeli, Jul 19, 2019.

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  1. Yes

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  2. No

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    25.0%
  3. Not sure

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  1. Saint Frankenstein

    Saint Frankenstein ᛘᛁᛏᚾᛁᚴᚼᛏ᛫ᛋᚢᚾ
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    Sure, if the person is already dead. Flesh is flesh. If they have a problem with it, we'll bicker in the afterlife.
     
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  2. pcarl

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    Depending on he emergency of the situation one may react in a way that was not thought possible.
     
  3. Valjean

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    I voted "yes" -- and I'm a strict vegan.
    I would wait for my dinner to keel over on his own, though.;)

    I really don't see the difference between eating humans, pigs, cows or chickens. It's just regular meat.

    Why the squeamishness? It's not like eating grasshoppers, scorpions or bats. If no-one told you what it was you wouldn't give it a second thought.
     
  4. Israel Khan

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    Depends on how social the animals are. Are their any animals as social as us who are cannibals?
     
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    Revoltingest Greased up & ready for action!
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    Mock Turtle Compassion, understanding, and tolerance.
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  7. Israel Khan

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    Well, if you ever read Cloud Atlas, man has performed all sorts of cannibalism come to think of it. Often not literally eating, but dominating each other, taking what others have and many other things. Thanks for the link.
     
  8. viole

    viole Metaphysical Naturalist
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    What questions? I did not ask any question in the post you replied to.
    I suggest you do not make so many dumb reading comprehension mistakes.

    Ciao

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  9. Landon Caeli

    Landon Caeli What's your stoyle?

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    I'm glad I helped resolve your confusion regardless.
     
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    Solve world overpopulation put long pig back on the menu
     
  11. Shakazuluuuuu

    Shakazuluuuuu Deist I guess what that is

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    So we eat. The flesh upon the shore and as the eaves of the hostel drip the typhoons of destinies change. One mans fortune is another mans dessert. Care to taste a plate on the delaware?
     
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