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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
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    do I gotta whip out my dick again?
    Is that what you do when you have nothing rational to say.
    no

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    I said a lot.

    You are free to rationally comment about any part of it.

    Sweeping dismissals without any thought connected to them are childish displays.

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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
    I said a lot.

    You are free to rationally comment about any part of it.

    Sweeping dismissals without any thought connected to them are childish displays.
    show your sources, please
    that's all I ask
    I offer my dick
    which is it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by none View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
    I said a lot.

    You are free to rationally comment about any part of it.

    Sweeping dismissals without any thought connected to them are childish displays.
    show your sources, please
    that's all I ask
    I offer my dick
    which is it?
    Make a comment.

    Prove any work about digging up research about the Paleolithic is worth it.

    Evolution is not left to reason.

    There is nothing rational about sexual behavior.

    It is not a choice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
    I said a lot.

    You are free to rationally comment about any part of it.

    Sweeping dismissals without any thought connected to them are childish displays.
    show your sources, please
    that's all I ask
    I offer my dick
    which is it?
    Make a comment.

    Prove any work about digging up research about the Paleolithic is worth it.

    Evolution is not left to reason.

    There is nothing rational about sexual behavior.

    It is not a choice.
    so you want the dick. lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by none View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post

    Make a comment.

    Prove any work about digging up research about the Paleolithic is worth it.

    Evolution is not left to reason.

    There is nothing rational about sexual behavior.

    It is not a choice.
    so you want the dick. lol
    Speculation based on fossil evidence is more than playing with your dick.

    In the Paleolithic it is likely the dominant male did all the mating. At least in the open.

    We don't see anything stable enough to allow even a tribe.

    Stone tools for millions of years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
    A man seeks out his true love. He tirelessly courts her and wins her affection. They engage in sexually productive activity and have a child they attend to constantly.

    I would say that none of that is willed behavior.

    It is all instinctual behavior.

    Many men wake up one day and wonder why did they did any of it when they meet and begin courting a mistress. Further instinctual behavior.

    As far as distressed geese go.

    Your guess to explain their behavior is as good as mine. The geese can't tell us what is wrong.

    If we saw what stopped their behavior we might better understand what was distressing them.
    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by untermensche View Post

    Make a comment.

    Prove any work about digging up research about the Paleolithic is worth it.

    Evolution is not left to reason.

    There is nothing rational about sexual behavior.

    It is not a choice.
    so you want the dick. lol
    Speculation based on fossil evidence is more than playing with your dick.

    In the Paleolithic it is likely the dominant male did all the mating. At least in the open.

    We don't see anything stable enough to allow even a tribe.

    Stone tools for millions of years.
    study primates in real time

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    Bonobos?

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    Been studying rats, mice, monkeys, apes, dogs, cats, cattle, sheep, goats, etc for up to thousands of years.

    Any thoughts?

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    Which one will tell you how humans behaved prior to centuries of cultural evolution?

    It is speculation but merely saying it is speculation is not meaningful.

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