Monday, May 12, 2008

The Stupidity of Dignity

(hat tip AF and RD)

Steve Pinker embarrasses the Presidents Council on Bioethics with a critique of their idiotic Christ-infused report, titled Human Dignity and Bioethics.

Dignity is skin-deep: it's the sizzle, not the steak; the cover, not the book. What ultimately matters is respect for the person, not the perceptual signals that typically trigger it.

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