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Fossil BS: Fifty-Five Men Laid End to End... (48) RE: BS: Fifty-Five Men Laid End to End... 23 Aug 13

Nice one, Joe Offer! At last we seem to be getting back to the Mudcat tradition of thoughtful, insightful debate. Or perhaps, the trolls haven't found this thread yet...

I think you make a good point when you say that the ancients didn't (or at least, may not have) believed implicitly in their creation myths. I also think that blind, unthinking fundamentalism of the type that is so prevalent today in many aspects of religious thought might well be a function of the worldwide emphasis on increasing literacy, without providing - at the same time - the fundamentals of logic which enable one to make sense of, to accept or reject, the postulates of a particular viewpoint.

And I'm with Ebbie on the Cameron Diaz thread diversion...

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