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← Bioethicist Richard Dawkins: Morality, Society Can Be "Intelligently Designed"

aquilacane's Avatar Jump to comment 2 by aquilacane

Morality and society are like beauty; just because they can both be intelligently designed, doesn't mean they won't look ugly later on. I wonder when it will be immoral and anti-social to pierce a toddler's ears? Something about poking holes in your baby and hanging jewelry from the poor thing seems a bit dark forest tribal to me. I would expect people who do that to communicate with grunts and act out the great hunt with fire and dance. No alphabet, surely.

Edit: Intelligent design doesn't need to be taken back; it just needs to be properly applied, like theory. Science has always been an art of intelligent design. Who makes the apparatus?

Thu, 05 Apr 2012 03:30:50 UTC | #932493