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21. Comment #214927 by hungarianelephant on July 21, 2008 at 4:19 am

First,

Yes, but apparently a "tongue in cheek" comment in response to a "tongue in cheek" comment doesn't come across well over the interwebs ;)

Touche :) - Serves me right for trying to be clever and funny at the same time, although i don't think i did either.

Second,
Blaming vested interests is like trying to explain the origins of religion by reference to the wealth and power of the 13th century church.

That's fair enough.

The semi - serious point i was trying to make is how it is portrayed in modern culture. I was taking a swing at a lot of modern literature, films and all other crap that sells this gross caricature of a thing, which, i'm sure, had/has an evolutionary advantage attached to it.

As you are one of the intelligent posters on here and you may not have got what i was on about - i'd have to say it's a swing and a miss from me.

Mon, 21 Jul 2008 03:32:00 UTC | #203833