I Sure Wish We Had Descended From Orangutan Relatives Instead

Because Chimp Clan bites

and bites

and bites.

One of my most profoundly Zen moments in a zoo came when I saw a young Orang sitting and contemplating a waterfall in the enclosure. He or she was plainly conscious and appreciating beauty. They aren’t “staring at nothing.”

Yes, I know Orangs are not perfect hippies with red hair.

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