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Response to bvf (Reply #4)

Tue Feb 24, 2015, 11:33 AM

10. We are currently facing several existential crisis, and the Bullshit Factory, which includes

 

religion as one of its primary tools, is hard at work making sure we don't address the ones that could damage the Ruling Elite's bottom line. They would probably welcome a massive die off as long as the technology is advanced enough to keep them comfortable without needing billions of serfs.

Other than that there is the fact that religion is used to justify other horrendous irrational shit that isn't going to kill us off but sure makes life suck for many people.

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