15th April 2010
We humans are an incredibly puzzling species. Definitely, one of its own kind. And by that I mean, way better than all the others that there are.
No point in being modest! Still why do I say that?
I could come up with innumerable explanations (or justifications?), to support my claim. Yet given human kind’s delusional, but consistently unwavering accord on this one “assumption”, I am glad I won’t have to try very hard.
However, being the skeptic that I am, I can’t help but put even this ‘singular’ assumption to test. And if it is at the cost of our ‘speciel’ self esteem, so be it.
Is it not amazing how our entire civilizations, histories and possible futures have and continue to rest on a set of few “assumptions”? These assumptions are so crucial to defining our existence that they are deemed as the “Ultimate Truth”- The unchangeable, ever persistent facet of our collective reality…READ MORE