...the sapient part is highly exaggerated and quite undeserved,
in my opinion. Many otherwise intelligent writers still insist on
describing humans as apart from nature and the other mammals
(all animals), in stultifying defiance of the obvious: breasts,
urinary, defecatory and sexual parts, etc. To top it off,
because of our extraordinary fecundity, we are overrunning
the Earth, and it is only due to worsen, as China has just
announced a loosening of its one child policy.
Say, China, just WHERE do you plan to put all the extra
people? It is past time for such selfish individualism
(i.e., what I want is more important than anything else)
and high time for this planet's humans to prove their
Until then, Homo Fecundis it is.