I thought I had posted on the Hamitic Hypothesis before, but apparently naughty. As such, the following video is a TED Talk presentation by Michael Robinson which discusses a hypothesis (sometimes labeled a theory) by the journalist/explorer Henry Morton Stanley (of Dr. Livingstone fame) that...
What's it all about, Alfie?
Is it just for the moment we live?
What's it all about when you sort it out, Alfie?
Are we meant to take more than we give
Or are we meant to be kind?
And if only fools are kind, Alfie
Then I guess it is wise to be cruel
And if life belongs only to the strong...