Re: virus: RE: virus, Abortion, etc.

Lather. Rinse. Repeat. (
Wed, 13 Mar 1996 14:18:41 -0700 (MST)

On Wed, 13 Mar 1996, John Steele wrote:

> But if you consider a large group of individuals, the two definitions of
> "good" diverge. And this is why I said earlier that foregoing children
> benefitted everyone but yourself. If, by foregoing children, you better
> the chances that people in your group will have children, then there is
> some justification for it. But if you're simply doing it out of some
> notion that it's better "for the planet", then I would posit that it's
> misguided.

What if I simply don't desire children? This is indeed the case with me
-- and I feel very strongly that morality is _not_ the genesis of my