mersenneforum.org  

Go Back   mersenneforum.org > Extra Stuff > Soap Box

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 2012-03-23, 17:47   #12
Dubslow
Basketry That Evening!
 
Dubslow's Avatar
 
"Bunslow the Bold"
Jun 2011
40<A<43 -89<O<-88

3·2,399 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by cheesehead View Post
10 hours and 25 minutes
Well, you were asking for it literally.
Dubslow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2012-03-23, 17:48   #13
cheesehead
 
cheesehead's Avatar
 
"Richard B. Woods"
Aug 2002
Wisconsin USA

160248 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by xilman View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by cheesehead View Post
(How soon will a moderator change this thread's original title -- "Morality in Non-humans" -- to something else?)
Your wish is my command.
Where did my wish put quotation marks around the last two words of my question? :-)

Last fiddled with by cheesehead on 2012-03-23 at 17:50
cheesehead is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2012-03-24, 00:52   #14
davieddy
 
davieddy's Avatar
 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England

6,451 Posts
Default Little boy lost...

Quote:
Originally Posted by davieddy View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by cheesehead View Post
Where did my wish put quotation marks around the last two words of my question? :-)
...takes himself so seriously

aka "artistic license".

D

Last fiddled with by davieddy on 2012-03-24 at 01:01
davieddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2012-03-26, 03:59   #15
Christenson
 
Christenson's Avatar
 
Dec 2010
Monticello

24×107 Posts
Default

Morality extends to insects...and is evolved in, not social. Case in point: After mating, the black widow spider's mate offers itself to be eaten, and is eaten.

Or is morality necessarily social? That is, does the definition require that peers generallly punish something if they observe it?
Christenson is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools


All times are UTC. The time now is 20:47.

Tue Oct 27 20:47:37 UTC 2020 up 47 days, 17:58, 1 user, load averages: 2.50, 2.21, 2.15

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

This forum has received and complied with 0 (zero) government requests for information.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
A copy of the license is included in the FAQ.