BaruchI have sympathy ...Thu Apr 26, 2012 13:34220.127.116.11any great civilization is a cultural Matrix complete in itself, and only requires pre-industrial technology to propagate and survive ... computers are not required. But most people in any culture never unplug themselves from the Matrix they grew up in. Only a few of us autistic types see ... dead White men (in my case Greeks and Romans) channeling themselves thru the current generation from the great beyond (the Past).
- To be more precise, it's a myth Frashavan, Thu Apr 26 07:40the myth of "factual" truth and "objective" and "empirical" science is the most common myth in our societies. Quite a few people (not naming names) are unable to see that it isn't, and couldn't be a... more
- I have sympathy ... Baruch, Thu Apr 26 13:34
- Sympathy, he's got! Frashavan, Fri Apr 27 04:46Even though you, and I, and perhaps a few others, peek under the corner of the curtain in idle moments, most of the time we accept and act as if the prevailing myths were true. People always do. The... more
- One reason why I know that the core of Christianity ... Baruch, Fri Apr 27 05:56is powerful, even if it is fictional, is that the Powers recognize that it is deeply subversive and has to remain submissive to the Powers. This is the struggle between our American politician, Ryan, ... more