posted on Jun, 30 2003 @ 09:55 PM
Actually if memory serves this is one of those issues related to more ancient beliefs with respect to the function of planets.
Several groups all over the world do not subscribe to the idea that what is being presented by science is real.
It is viewed as a trick caused by the devil in other words, while they are prepared to accept that the earth is not flat. All the other
interpretations made with regard to what is outside our atmosphere, are
the same as presented by the Church since the days of Copernicus (for example and in respect to Christians).
A couple of years ago a video tape was shown to a tribe, which while they knew about televisions and VCRs had never been exposed to American
The video tape was of a National Geographic version of life in America. It depicted the lifestyle from the context of living in a major city for the
Most if not all the members of the tribe treated the show as a joke. Presented that it was impossible for people to be living that way and ridiculed
the person who presented the tape for claiming it was real.
The idea that Aliens are Demons is not at all specific to just one sect of one faith, for the sake of convenience though have included the attached as
As far as Satan and Mars this one was like the other not hard to find....
As Estragon has stated dumb is not the word but stereotyping a group per say is really not what makes for understanding why its out there.
[Edited on 1-7-2003 by Toltec]