"yea, I've sort of concluded, that it will be human greed, selfishness that will mess this all up. If people learned how to be compassionate, that's another story, but it's been 5000 years or so of civilization, and we are…"
"the gov is in debt due to Wall street corruption so severe that it destroyed the mortgage industry, at least for a while, and even destroyed many of the banks that thought they were getting away with corrupt loans to consumers. Also please…"
"great damn movie! My sis works in a theater where Ethan Hawke is writing and acting in plays...it happens to be Phillip Seymour Hoffman's theater...sorry off subject...but as for the pandora's box argument here, yes the problem is…"
"agreed 100% in your thinking. We are not there yet, simply put. So for now we have to live with the cards we are dealt. Aneurotypical people, have the same rights as we all do, and there should be no distinction, between mental…"
"this is a very strong argument against this kind of eugenic tampering with human life. The sad reality is 1) leave something as tricky as walking that tight rope between healthy lives, and genetic super beings in human hands, inevitably…"
"this is the crux of my belief as well. The whole philosophy/meme of transhumanism, is just that, using our humanity, what intelligence we do have, to do what nature cannot, and would never be expected to. The argument that imperfection…"
"I have agreed with this idea all along, when I realized how remarkable, ethical, and good for us it will be one day, when we can control the genetic alleles that cause so much suffering and decrepitude, and disease. I have mental illness, and…"
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"oh Dawkins, you are so kind and gentle compared to some who think like you...my father just loves you, and getting older, (old) himself, he is more inspired now than ever by your amazing ideas, thoughts, and the way you bring these ideas so…"