garrick lee (email@example.com)
Wed, 16 Aug 2000 22:57:51 -0700 (PDT)
--- Leslie_R <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> garrick lee wrote:
> > and no, i don't think the best answer is to cause
> > war so bad so as to drive the urge to fight
> > out of humanity. we may not have found a solution
> > yet, but that doesn't mean it doesn't exist.
> > -garr
> humanity thrives on conflict, on challenge.. weather
> we like it or not
> it's what makes us progress and evolve, if we want
> to get rid of war we
> need to find something else to challenge us besides
> each other
i think sports and olympics (barring commercialization
and sell out) are a pretty much decent substitute for
outright war, y'know.
it won't satisfy trueblooded warmongers, but it works
for the general populace.
besides, whoever said that "challenge" necessarily
meant "conflict" (i.e. war)? :P
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