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From attacked engineers to a crypto-loving preacher with a questionable CV: Yep, it's still very much 5G silly season

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Religion, by systematising the irrational, actually goes some way to prevent manifestations of stupidity. I am making a distinction here between religions and cults.

It may seem irrational to tell people the plague is caused by God's anger at what they have been getting up to, and they need to reform their lives, but if it stops them burning old ladies for witchcraft it's an improvement.

And as we are seeing, while most of us think that the "germ theory of disease" is something everybody knows, there are still people around who haven't yet even reached the Middle Ages in their thinking.

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