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BillWoodruff wrote:
Homo Saps, through technology, has insulated itself from the qualitative selection pressures other life-forms face. We are outside the classic Darwinian paradigm.
No. That's the biggest mistake of all. Most people still are as much subject to the forces of nature, to hunger and disease as we always were. Perhaps the top 15 percent really have access to medicine, adequate nutrition and live a sheltered life. Besides that, we may play on a different stage, but the rules have not changed. If anything, the competition may even be fiercer.
I have lived with several Zen masters - all of them were cats.

His last invention was an evil Lasagna. It didn't kill anyone, and it actually tasted pretty good.

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