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66 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 29 July 2007 05:49PM

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Comment author: Seventoes 05 July 2008 07:17:06AM 0 points [-]

I knew as soon as I read the first paragraph that the comments would start discussing religion, haha...

John Rozendaal, I never really thought about the "We know"/"We believe" distinction before. Seems to me like the church conditions people to think of their ideals as a belief, so that the thought of 'knowledge' wont creep into their minds and make them think. Thinking is the church's worst enemy.