Robin Thornton
Robin Thornton voted up The Z.'s answer

I'd say the entire tale is weak, and Eve is a fictional character, a scapegoat, conjured up by a paternalistic Bronze Age culture intended to place blame on women for the temptation and "fall" of man. A great deal of Biblical and historical misogyny was brought about from this biased, fact-free attempt to explain human … Read more

Robin Thornton
Robin Thornton voted up The Z.'s answer

I'd say the entire tale is weak, and Eve is a fictional character, a scapegoat, conjured up by a paternalistic Bronze Age culture intended to place blame on women for the temptation and "fall" of man. A great deal of Biblical and historical misogyny was brought about from this biased, fact-free attempt to explain human … Read more