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Premiseless : - What is it about humans that deliver greatest power to people and groups of people who are either deceptive themselves or else governed by deceptive agency and so have not the influence to overthrow this?

That is easy! Many humans are lazy, so politicians who put most or all of their energies into "playing to the gallery", become more popular than politicians who quietly get on with the job of representing the interests of their voters. It's a bit like preachers who promise utopia for eternity, and then deliver nothing - (or rape, robbery and retard-dependency)!

Sat, 14 Jul 2012 19:33:54 UTC | #949210