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Old 12-24-2009, 08:17 PM   #15
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Default Re: Invited by Aliens: Would You Join Them To Their Homeworld?

Originally Posted by Scarab View Post
This is an interesting conversation to me.

The reason is it begins to touch on the whole "They don't kill me or injure me, so they must be friendly." mindset.

Then, there's the "They're so advanced they must be peaceful and loving and honest." mindset too.

Both are logical fallacies. (IMO)
You have a point there. I agree with the 2nd one. (tech != good)

(but doing the above to someones key hole and still standing afterwards = benevolent)

Perhaps it can satisfy you if I tell you than in case of an ET landing.... I would be willing to take a risk . And might kill me...but than might some drunk driver next time I walk home...

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