I feel like posting something a bit quirky - I had a family get together - and SOMEHOW the topic of cannibalism came up.
Then it progressed into 'Is cannibalism morally acceptable' , etc.
Some of my family members were utterly shocked when I said I thought it was perfectly fine if the member a tribe for instance is already dead - and the eating of the body is done as either a ritual - or a way to get some good grub. I can see how eating a deceased tribe member could potentially increase the well being of the tribe. It provides food , first and foremost. It is also a way to honor the dead.
My brother went as far as to say he would actually partake if he went to visit one of these cultures out of sheer curiosity. My family was even more shocked, and ended the conversation. But he was dead serious. (Pun intended.)
So two questions.
1.) Is cannibalism acceptable?
2.) Would you partake if you ever happened to visit one of these cultures? (I'm not talking about a life or death situation ... like a ritual feast perhaps?)
My answer to 1.) is listed above.
My answer to 2.) Is ............. Yeah. I probably would. I'm curious.
There is a brilliantly done picture somewhere on the internet of the final supper.
There are 12 zombie apostles - skeletons zombies - who are fighting over Jesus and ripping him to pieces - with blood and parts everywhere - and Jesus with this shocked "OH SHIT" face.
The title was "Please Pass the Saviour"
I LOL'ed so hard I was tearing up - but I can't find it now : (
Though I would avoid the brain, there is a parasite that lives in the brain and it transferred to you when you eat it. From what I hear it makes you slowly go insane, then paralyzes you until you slip into a coma and die.
Describes Christianism perfectly.
I believe it is. I mean, like you said, it provides food or it could just be a fun way of honoring the dead.
I surely would! To be honest, I've always wondered what human tastes like....I hope it's pork!
1. Sure, for survival purposes or if it was part of my culture. I'm not going to go out hunting. I would classify that as murder. And I would be OK with being eaten, as well.
2. I don't know. Probably. Does this make me an evil zombie society-destroying atheist? :o)
Yes. You may request your human to be prepared how you wish.
"I am all out of human"
Look in the mirror ... you might find some. : P