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Old September 30 2012, 11:25 PM   #30
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Re: Are vulcans biologically smarter than humans?

R. Star wrote: View Post
So is it bigoted to say that human men are generally physically stronger than women too?
There are strong women, and there are weak men. So you tell me.

Edit_XYZ wrote: View Post
If vulcans are smarter than humans
That has not been established.

then saying or believing exactly this is neither illogical, not bigoted. Why? Because it's the TRUTH.
Something tells me that line of reasoning has been used before...

The Vulcan educational system may indeed be superior to ours. Given what little we've seen of it (Spock's training in ST XI, for example), I'll concede that. But I won't concede that all Vulcans are smarter than humans. There is wide variation in individuals of every species.
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