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Why do people value ignorance.

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The Axiom Principle

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Scientific illiteracy is a major problem for all of western society. The focus on emotional response over rational thought destroys a person’s ability to reason while simultaneously embracing the bliss of ignorance. One of the constant debasements of the scientific method is when someone attempts to reverse the process. 

In this next episode I address the major problems we face with our culture embracing ignorance while ignoring reality. This value of being blissfully unaware has some very harmful side effects that affect our very survival. Join me as we expore this issue and look for altermatives to solving the ignorance dillema.