Why Do So Many Smart People Believe in So Many Ridiculous Things? February 12, 2016

Why Do So Many Smart People Believe in So Many Ridiculous Things?

We know intelligent people believe in God… but why? How do smart people end up accepting so many forms of irrational dogma?

DarkMatters2525 shows us how these bad ideas can propagate:

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That’s why I always have a lot of respect for people who manage to break through all of that nonsense. When everyone around you is convinced of the truth of religion, it takes a lot to admit to yourself that they all might be wrong. To say that out loud and actively fight against irrational dogma? It’s never easy.

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