In a message dated 7/2/98 4:43:43 PM Central Daylight Time, QueeneMUSE@aol.com writes:
> of the gun thread.
> Violence, through it's primitive and primal connotations, is a value that
> so-called "advanced" civilizations move away from as they evolve. This
> to be as they become more rational, they use their reasoning powers instead
> the testosterone surges to measure correct actions.
What advanced civilizations are those? (All the civilizations that I am aware of spend billions on weaponry) Do you have any data to back up these statements?