Your body is a vessel, a vessel that is actually a completely different species to you.
Consider that your consciousness, your mind, spirit, soul, whatever you choose to call it, lets call it "that which is considered to be you or I", that which leaves an empty vessel when we die. Well that my friends, that is you and you are a parasite or, if you prefer, a culture.
The vessel body is but the host species, a mobile petridish if you will.
Now this has been happening for millions of years and our host species has over time evolved to suit our use of it, to such an extent that it is very easy yet foolish to forget this.
Had neanderthal ape not been such an ideal host this planet could have ended up looking very different indeed.
The neanderthals were resident sentient beings. Not unlike dinosaurs, monkeys, cats, dogs and fish, all here on this planet, but all sentient none the less. The place was a madhouse as you can imagine.
Neanderthal ape was the eventual perfectly mailable host, the opposable thumbs, size and adaptable diet cinched it.
Yes there's "the dolphin embarrassment" and a couple of other 'almost ran' trials but there can be no doubt that the "humanity experiment" has to date been the most successful.
So then, what of the dinosaurs, why did they all die? people often futilely ask. ok, lets clear that up then.
The actual answer is that upon arrival to this planet "Juvenile Parasite Human" obviously went for the largest, toughest and quite frankly most fun of all potential hosts. Lets say that didn't work out too well, essentially it was like giving a child a sports car, a machine gun and a genetic jigsaw puzzle and then expecting it to remember to fill up with the right fuel, not kill or **** everything in its path. It was an unmitigated failure whilst it lasted but one hell of a laugh, this is why we all still like dinosaurs, Its a genetic hangover memory of the best global interspecies (mostly involuntary I might add) party the earth ever experienced.
The next time you see a picture of a dinosaur, note how you experience the following faint emotions: Joy, Power, then as you look away, Guilt.
Trust me on this one, it was great, but there were a lot of "shameful carnal activities" and for a young viral culture still trying to learn how to control its hosts, we made a lot of mistakes, lets leave it at that for now shall we?
maybe next time I'll give you a read of "we are all a sexually transmitted disease", "kill the body and the head will die" or "mental illnesses and why we collect them"
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