Buffer Rigor

The public, lazy, far from bright, or honest, allows its institutions to buffer it from rigor, from intelligence, from honesty. Thus religion, science, government will all be riddled by fraud: and the rest of the biosphere can rest easy, knowing that whatever damage we do, we’ll be gone soon. Soon enough for the survival of anything else that we care about? Too soon to tell.

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Seems to me that some modicum of honesty is requisite to intelligence. If we look in the mirror and see not kleptocrats but Christians, we’re still in the same old trouble.
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