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BryanFazekas wrote:
Sure there is -- fear sells.


Sells what though?


BryanFazekas wrote:
You're right, there's no grand plan. It's just business as usual.


Okay, we're on the same page. I can plausibly believe that something like social entropy leads to the decay of trust and the erosion of institutions, and that said vacuum is usually filled with tyrants. But that's not orchestration - conspiracy.


BryanFazekas wrote:
Monkeypox is great for this purpose, as the visuals look horrifying. Remember, a picture is worth 1,000 words!


That explains the media's obsession with it. But not any notion that it's manufactured. In fact, it would be a poor substitute for COVID as pandemics go as it doesn't spread nearly as well nor is it as deadly as covid was. It's relatively speaking, mild, despite the sensationalism in the media.

But I'm not really speaking about the media - which is predictably banal and behaves like an attention starved child.

I'm speaking about the notion that this virus was concocted by some nefarious actors to further some agenda.
To err is human. Fortune favors the monsters.

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