Originally Posted by MariconesUnited
I don't get Derek's line of reasoning Zeph. On one hand, humans are the ''chosen'' species (by whom?
), on the other hand, our primary imperative is...reproduction? Doesn't sound at all different from any other species' primary imperative to me. How exactly are we special and above other species I wonder?
We aren't special because of our imperative to reproduce...not sure where you got that idea. We're special because we have the unique cognitive ability to ponder our existence, to philosophize, to create art and music. You get where I'm going with this I assume.