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  •  Life in bubbles, particularly strong "belief" ones (5+ / 0-)

    can be strange and far off from reality and far into self reinforcing conviction. Some can be quaint and even somewhat interersting:

    some can be malignant (and "cleaned up" Taliban):

    A significant percentage of humanity seems strongly over in the "belief" tail of the bell curve of rationality and their beliefs cannot be broken by any evidence or fact. The TP/GOP is the political tent revival for that side tail of the bell curve.

    The only foes that threaten America are the enemies at home, and those are ignorance, superstition, and incompetence. [Elbert Hubbard]

    by pelagicray on Sat Oct 19, 2013 at 07:15:37 AM PDT

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