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What are some of your most controversial opinions?
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Re: What are some of your most controversial opinions?

UnschoolShqiponjë Wrote:Or maybe it could just be human nature... maybe we evolved that way? Contrary to popular belief... if we evolved as inherently violent and incredibly selfish as people claim we would have wiped ourselves out when we still lived in caves.

I think so. There's also something else. Even if I had no morals, and on top of that even if I believed that morals were useless, promoting morals in general would probably increase my chances of survival by making people around me friendly.

And if I was a sociopath what I would do is promote morals while doing the opposite myself, make people around me friendly while leeching off of them. But I'm not a sociopath and I have other reasons to encourage cooperation but that's more of a personal thing which I cbf explaining now.
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[] - Alucard483 - 09-21-2008, 06:37 AM
Re: What are some of your most controversial opinions? - psychopath - 05-28-2011 03:58 AM

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