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Originally posted by Tamahu
The majority of "power", is in the hands of the few; whether it has any thing to do with "secret societies" or not. An example of this would be how the top 1% of Amerikkka's population has more wealth than the bottom 95%, or something close to that anyway.
And it just so happens that many of these 'elite' men, are usually a member of some sort of secretive order.
Originally posted by Mirthful Me
Me tongue I wish not to be numb,
'Tis the depths of knowledge I wish to plumb,
Escape the mad oppressors thumb,
Makes me think I'm more than dumb,
Life's bread is more than a crumb...
Originally posted by glee
I think there are a lot of similarities in what JC and JL have posited. Conspiracy as a way to keep our minds agile, occupied, and amused. Conspiracy as a way to keep from being mindless and overly believing.
philosophy, history, science, and mathematics rather than conspiracy theories.