Disgusted with gross violations 25 November 2014 Myers E1: What makes morality moral?, E2: What makes right acts right?, P1: What should I do?, P2: What can I know? cognitivism, Hume, noncognitivism, Socrates Disgust is often used to persuade. But are gut feelings a reliable guide to right and wrong? Carol Hays’ persuasive answer is that they are not. Reasons rather than emotions should guide our moral reasoning.