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Human racing towards

  1. Nov 20, 2003 #1
    why is the human race commiting suicide?

    we tell ourselfs that we are advancing but we are doing everything to kill each other as well as comit suicide weather directly or indirectly , comments please
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  3. Nov 20, 2003 #2
    hamlet69, it was probably a huge advantage for humans, when they were "new", that they are agressive and destructive creatures. It has, sadly, become their greatest disadvantage in recent times, but that's evolution for you.

    I started a thread something like this before, so I know where you're coming from, but there doesn't seem to be a better explanation. (Of course, there's always the Biblical explanation, but I don't think that's what you wre asking for).
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