‘Then what is so special then about human beings?’

Um, I’m pretty sure you have to first prove human beings are special before asking what makes human beings are special.

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4 Responses to ‘Then what is so special then about human beings?’

  1. kristinmarr says:

    To paraphrase Wolfgang Pauli:

    They are not even wrong!

    See:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Not_even_wrong

    • mjr256 says:

      Thanks. I’d not known that was an actual term for an argument.

      • kristinmarr says:

        The full quote is:

        “This isn’t right. It’s not even wrong.” (Allegedly said in response to a submission from an unknown physicist who probably switched to being a short order cook.)

        Physicists consider “Pauli’s Proverb” the ultimate put down.

  2. ZarathustraMike says:

    Humans are special because we’re the only species on the Planet able to destroy ourselves & the rest of life on the Planet. Does that make us special? Sure, in the same way that special Ed. kids are special

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