The Secret Beast’s Secret Food

Posted July 19, 2016 11:07 pm by Colin Kerr

The Secret Beast’s Secret Food

Sometimes acquiring more knowledge leads to a narrowing of focus, and this is to arrive closer to truth. Truth isn’t always an acknowledgment that “things are complex.” Let me give some examples: disease is caused by tiny creatures called germs and viruses. This is a simpler explanation than that plagues are caused by humours mixing with atmospheric conditions, mixing with celestial phenomena. Also a marriage ended: it can simply be that one of the partners was a bad person, immoral, a drug addict, whatever. Today we tend to think that making it about everything is smart. Ockham’s razor relies on

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