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Thread: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Solace View Post
    In Spain dolphins are officially recognized as non-human persons. Scientists also claim that dolphins show signs of being both sentient and sapient (capable of advanced independent thought, similar to humans) and should be considered non-human persons. Do you believe that dolphins should be considered non-human persons?

    Scientists say dolphins should be treated as 'non-human persons' - Times Online
    Brilliant scientists.

    They swim, can be eaten. It is a form of food.

    Non-human persons...

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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    I think humans should be looked at as non-dolphin persons.
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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tucker Case View Post
    I think humans should be looked at as non-dolphin persons.
    I think that you should be considered a human dolphin.

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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Chappy View Post
    What's a non-human person anyway?
    Al Gore comes to mind, maybe Ross Perot-I thought he was an alien



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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Catz Part Deux View Post
    An attorney.
    I'm gonna sue your sorry ass for defamation over that!!!



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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
    I'm gonna sue your sorry ass for defamation over that!!!
    I thought about you when I posted it. Just glad you have a sense of humor.

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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by OscarB63 View Post
    they don't taste very good, do they precious? nasty tasting dolpinses
    Interestingly enough, there are some theories on the evolution of mankind that suggest that we were able to avoid extinction because of our natural odor and tastelessness.
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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mickey Shane View Post
    Interestingly enough, there are some theories on the evolution of mankind that suggest that we were able to avoid extinction because of our natural odor and tastelessness.
    Many Asians state that Caucasians smell disgusting.

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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Catz Part Deux View Post
    Many Asians state that Caucasians smell disgusting.
    well...we all can't smell like kimchee
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    Re: Should dolphins be considered non-human persons?

    Quote Originally Posted by OscarB63 View Post
    well...we all can't smell like kimchee
    Kimchee is delicious. I always have a jar of it in my fridge (I make it from scratch).

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