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I was making a joke on that bit... but the other part stands though, about
the genetic determination of gun use. Seems highly unlikely to me.
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> I don't see, however, how guns, or gun use could be genetically
> determined (surely, even if it was, then mistaking a banana for a gun
> be rather non-adaptive :-)).
> "mistaking" a banana for a gun isn't the same as pretending that it is a
> In play, the banana is adapted for use as something it's not.
> --J. R.
> Useless hypotheses:
> consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind, free will, qualia,
> analog computing, cultural relativism
> Everything that can happen has already happened, not just once,
> but an infinite number of times, and will continue to do so forever.
> (Everything that can happen = more than anyone can imagine.)
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