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Old 01-08-2009, 06:43 PM   #12
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Well, sorta. It's also difficult to define what 'evil' is since people perceive things so differently, It's a cultural catch-all. And as others have stated, this is quite a tough question.
FWIW, I think so too. I'm not entirely convinced that evil (or good) exists. I was hoping that kicking the subject around with others might help me to clarify my thinking on the matter.

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As for the notion that it exists in nature or not, I do believe it does from a certain point of view. One might think that a wolf who hunts down and eats a caribou mother is an evil act.
The wolf has to eat though.

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Though it only has to do with survival.
So can survival itself be evil? Does my earlier question about intent make this easier or harder?
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