"The visceral experience of
failure has been edited out
career trajectories of the
Those who end
up making big decisions affecting all of us
don't seem to have much sense of their
Matthew B. Crawford
Fail is defined as:judged
perform ineffectively or
strength resulting from excessive strain
undependable, abandon or forsake
taboo - failure!
Hero worship is
Americans still revere the
images of the lone cowboy, riding off into the sunset in
search of his destiny.
unjust or injurious
contrary to ethics or morality
violation of the
rights of another
not in conformity with actual truth
functioning properly; out of order
the principles of justice or
condition; 'immoral' or 'improper'
invasion or a violation of another's natural
an incomplete perspective made for dog and pony
"Wanting experience, the
whole universe, is but one vast scene of
Return to Nature,
consult her laws,
call practical knowledge to
For want of practical knowledge men form imperfect ideas of the
combinations of matter and the
energies from which it springs.
Ignorant of Nature, he has mistaken her
laws; he has not contemplated the necessary routine marked out." - Paul-Henri
Thiry, Baron d'Holbach
faulta defect; a blemish
to find error or
defect in; criticize or blame
fails, is found wanting, impairs excellence
not in conformity with
Error has adaptive
value. This may not be immediately apparent.
To err there must first be
an attempt. Nothing attempted = no error.
Suppose we dislike having
blood drained by a mosquito.
We attempt to find a solution to the
problem of the mosquito draining blood.
Unknown to Othmar Zeidler he
solved this problem when synthesizing
kills the mosquito - dead.
The application of the scientific method and
cost-benifit accounting suggests we kill all the mosquitoes so we embark open a
Global Malaria Eradication Program which the World Health
Organization did in 1955.
The application of the scientific method
and cost-benifit accounting breaks reality into unreleated segments and
variables are invariably
DDT still damaging ecosystems 50 years after being
Errors in human
judgement may take 50 years to appear in ecosystems.
an action attributable to bad judgement
resulting from defective
"It's always amazing to me to hear an
intelligent, articulate, rational person come to an absurd conclusion. This
usually results when starting with an
incorrect premise." - Paul Moser
a treacherous or faithless
|On the far-away island of
Sala-ma-Sond, Yertle the Turtle was king of the pond.
A nice little
pond. It was clean. It was neat. The water was warm. There was plenty to
The turtles had everything turtles might need.
They were all happy.
Quite happy indeed.
Yertle, the Turtle King, lifted his hand and Yertle, the Turtle King, gave a
He ordered nine
turtles to swim to his stone and, using these turtles, he built a new
What a wonderful view! He could see 'most a mile!
"Hooray!" shouted Yertle. "I'm the king
of the trees! I'm king of the
I'm king of the
bees! I'm king of the
butterflies! King of the
What a wonderful chair!
I'm Yertle the Turtle! Oh, marvelous me! For
I am the ruler of all that I
Came a groan from that
plain little turtle named Mack.
That plain little turtle whose name
was just Mack, that plain little lad got a bit mad.
plain little Mack did a plain little
He burped! And his burp shook the throne of the
Yertle the Turtle, the king of the trees, king of the air, birds,
bees and mule.
was the end of the Turtle King's rule!
Yertle, King of all
Sala-ma-Sond, fell off his high throne and
fell Plunk! in the
may perceive inexperienced modes of
behavior as alien.
The evolution of the individual
personality will be affected by behavioral traits of individuals
with whom the original personality
will be appropriated in both directions, like
a viral infection, due to
mirror neurons and the behavioral
reality of subconscious human
It is during
periods of close personal interaction between individuals fallacies are spread
person to person within the bounds
of the given social group.
continue to spread even after individuals realize they are
the process of spreading fallacies a micro-macro disconnect.
individual hears a fallacy, and
testing the waters,
spreads the fallacy for feedback
the macro level within the echo chamber of the entire social culture the
fallacy continues to reverberate and spread - crushing the truth.
A spreading fallacy is a lot like an
Computer models of
a disease can be adapted, with remarkably few modifications, to study the
paradox of persistent fallacies.
Persistent fallacies always give way to
the cold hard truth of
persistent fallacies achieve an equilibrium.
a mountain of fallacies has been built
up - one on top of the other - social cohesion
begins to collapse as persistent fallacies are mutable.
Fallacy subscribers belong within the
range of a well-defined group.
As individuals gain more experience,
they cease to believe the fallacy but are replaced, through societal shifts, by
a new crop of fallacy spreaders.
Fallacies spread among the unsuspecting
originate at the apex of the pyramid.
In order to have
a clear understanding
of reality outside personal experience it is necessary to have access to
unbiased and accurate information.
There is only one source
of completely unbiased and accurate information.
When we have been
given false information we will
hold a false image of that part
of reality which resides outside of personal experience.
It is the
false that creates nearly all suffering,
false desires and
false values and ideas,
false relationships between
capitalists through the denizens of
think tanks are constantly
spewing fallacies to distract and
interests would like us to accept
the marketing spiel of wetiko
which disables intellectual functions
with a viral disease based in
This viral fallacy inundates us with
a ponerologic vision that
physically shifts our
consciousness into a false reality making Americans ignorargant.
Abandon the false, free yourself:
truth creates happiness as
truth liberates from the
subconscious bonds while an delivering anaphylactic shock.
To be free we must collectively
gaze beyond the Veil of Cognitive Blindness.
"An important scientific innovation rarely makes
by gradually winning over and converting its opponents:
What happens is that the opponents gradually die out."
"A partial truth is plausible, there is evidence
And hence, it is easy to assume that it is the total truth.
Partial truth are more insidious than total falsehoods."
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This website defines a new
philosophical ideology to which its author adheres. The author feels that the
falsification of reality outside personal experience has forged a populace
unable to discern propaganda from reality and that this has been done
purposefully by an international corporate cartel through their agents who wish
to foist a corrupt version of reality on the human race. Religious intolerance
occurs when any group refuses to tolerate religious practices, religious
beliefs or persons due to their religious ideology. This web site marks the
founding of a mystery school aptly named The Truth of the Way of the
Lumière Infinie - a rational gnostic mystery religion based on reason
which requires no leap of faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme leader, no
church buildings and in which each and every individual is encouraged to
develop a personal relation with the Creator and Sustainer through the pursuit
of the knowledge of reality in the hope of curing the spiritual corruption that
has enveloped the human spirit. The tenets of The Truth of the Way of the
Lumière Infinie are spelled out in detail on this web site by the
author. Violent acts against individuals due to their religious beliefs in
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This web site in no way condones
violence. To the contrary the intent here is to reduce the violence that is
already occurring due to the international corporate cartels desire to control
the human race. The international corporate cartel already controls the world
banking system, corporate media worldwide, the global industrial military
entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse of morals, the
elevation of self-centered behavior and the destruction of global ecosystems.
Civilization is based on coöperation. Coöperation does not occur at
the point of a gun.
American social mores and values have declined
precipitously over the last century as the corrupt international cartel has
garnered more and more power. This power rests in the ability to deceive the
populace in general through corporate media by pressing emotional buttons which
have been preprogrammed into the population through prior corporate media
psychological operations. The results have been the destruction of the family
and the destruction of social structures that do not adhere to the corrupt
international elites vision of a perfect world. Through distraction and
coercion the direction of thought of the bulk of the population has been
directed toward solutions proposed by the corrupt international elite that
further consolidates their power and which further their purposes.
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