Eric Ruud wrote:
>Does anyone ever consider, when trying to base all on some golden rule,
>people do not all like the same things? For example, I would like someone
>make me some sort of Spinach dish.... there are many for whom this would be
>There is more involved in ethics than a simple consideration of one's own
Quite so. Multiculturalism has made us aware that the old Golden Rule no longer applies. The new Golden Rule is:
"Do unto others as they would have you do unto them."
This is, of course, a more troublesome rule to follow. but I endorse it.