Mutually Exclusive Propositions

Or, How Much Do Ukrainian Lives Matter?

Greg Proffit
3 min readMar 4, 2022

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Some things are mutually exclusive. They cancel each other out.

Here are two such propositions.

1- It is better to live in fear of nuclear destruction than to be destroyed.

2- It is better to be killed than to live in fear.

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Greg Proffit

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