[LMB] When World-Views Collide, books

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 7 11:57:03 GMT 2022

I've been thinking,  that the earliest form of communication between
organisms of a single species has been pheromones.  And that, despite the
fact we have evolved our ability to communicate verbally with each other.
It's pheromones that affect or metabolism and eventually our behavior.
Imagine 'Romeo and Juliet' without pheromones.
Romeo:  "Hi I'm Romeo, "
Juliet: "Juliet, "
Romeo: "Our parents are douchbags,"
Juliet:  "You got that right!"
Romeo:  "well catch you later, Mercutio's taking me out to a boar fight!"
Juliet:  "sure, whatever, "
And doeth end "Romeo and Juliet" without  pheromones.

On Fri, Jan 7, 2022, 4:54 AM WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

> > On Jan 7, 2022, at 5:49 AM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
> >
> > Indeed; every day, many people use stock phrases without an inkling of
> > where they originate (which gives the cod-etymology loons an opportunity
> > to Make Shit Up, of course).   WSB cod-etymolog????????
>> In retrospect Sandy Hook marked the end of the US gun control debate.
> Once America decided killing children was bearable, it was over."
> --tweet by British columnist, Dan Hodges, June 15, 2015”
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