Re: Extropians and animal rights
Thu, 14 Jan 1999 09:34:36 -0700

Mike writes:
>Chimps and baboons are also members of the 'great apes' (the baboons may
just be
>considered a monkey, I can't remember) and are not strict vegetarians.

Your second thought is correct: baboons are monkeys, not apes. (Good rule of thumb: if it has a visible tail, it's a monkey.)