[extropy-chat] random caveman thought

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Sun Dec 17 14:34:45 UTC 2006

On Sat, Dec 16, 2006 at 10:38:01PM -0800, spike wrote:

> Is it not striking how deeply this term "cavemen" has penetrated our
> language?  We all know it refers to ancient people, but consider how few
> caves there are in this world.  There are surely not enough caves to shelter

They didn't actually live in caves. It's just caves are great at
conserving things which otherwise would perish in open spaces.

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