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CHAPTER 11: From Food to Friends? Troubles With Cuteness and Meme-Sharing

May 29, 2022

Why do we eat pigs and love dogs? The truly vital question is why we bred either from their once-free ancestors, the boars and the wolves. 

Particularly as we are living in the Sixth Great Extinction, cute memes are anything but cute. 

Images of animals doing things that impress or amuse us in controlled circumstances should jar our senses. 

They should prompt us to imagine the evolution and history the animals could have had, if we had let them be.

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Image: Made on Meme Generator, using a photo by Saraí Zuno on Pexels.

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