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Re: Which came first?

by ambrus (Abbot)
on May 04, 2008 at 09:31 UTC ( #684403=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Which came first?

The chicken can eat, whereas the egg cannot. Thus, if a very small chicken (much smaller than what hatches from eggs normally) appears accidentally, it can survive and grow to a large chicken by eating food around it. Whereas, if a very small egg (much smaller than what chickens lay normally) appears accidentally, it just dies because it cannot eat and it doesn't have enough food in it. So I think the chicken was first and voted for it.

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Re^2: Which came first?
by Anonymous Monk on May 04, 2008 at 10:21 UTC
    An egg eats itself, all you get is a smaller chicken

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