with a blog-pal made me ponder:
I seem to be coming across incorrectly (and I find that a bit disconcerting).
folks might think that I actually believe there’s a worldwide undercover Conspiracy to take us all over—you know, that old “absolute control of products and resources” sort of thing.
LET ME SET YOUR MIND
Not so. There’s not a worldwide undercover Conspiracy to take us over.
There’s many. (Prove it? I wish~!)
IN THE MEANTIME
here’s a snippet for you, make of it what you will—
If you’ve sat down and watched an interview with any one of the outspoken conservative religious leaders recently, you’ve probably noticed something: they’re aging and angry …
Gone are the days of compassionate conservatism where they at least appeared to seek middle ground on various issues or where they were careful with tone. These leaders of yesteryear are are in full panic mode, and it’s showing …
When we try to break open the question as to why they seem so angry, the various answers all seem to point to one root cause: they’ve lost power and control.
During the height of the “religious right” these men were figures of power and control. Presidential candidates could not advance without their support, whether public or in secret, giving them tremendous influence over the direction of some political arms. They sold thousands of books, packed stadiums, and commanded massive influence over audiences of thirsty church goers ready to do their political bidding …
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Now even the religious seem to be admitting that it’s all about Power and Control.
Whips can’t make willing slaves … but a harshly judging unseen Supervisor watching 24/7 can keep anyone in line.
“Argus! If you ‘out’ me and mine I may not be quite so forgiving …”
So if ol’ God didn’t exist, the unscrupulous* would have to invent Him.
Actually, they did … all over the world. Throughout history. Religion is just another bloody Conspiracy, no? And worldwide.
* Count the known gods of history—and that’s only a fraction of the numbers of the unscrupulous. Can I rest my case?