hard to know. I really have a see the problem I see the thing that all of the contrarians are reacting to him, you just described part of it. And, you know, that when you see information being politicized, and when you hear that truly reputable people are being silenced or ignored or Shadow band on Twitter or whatever it is, is catnip for anyone who wants to connect all of the dots in a way that Seems Sinister. The crazy interpretation is that this is all being orchestrated from some Star Chamber somewhere at the, you know, the Davos and this is all about, you know, it comprehensive effort to get people to bend the knee to increasingly stringent in a misuse of power state power rights. And I think that's where maajid went at one point on this, right? So they all the covet policies. Really just softening us up for the orwellian boot. That would never stop stomping on our faces. Imagine I do, I just think that's Bonkers right. That it's not that that everyone is being controlled from the top, what you have, our social dynamics in largely and be getting leveraged, algorithmically and social media, and everyone's desperate efforts to, you know, Mom. Monetize, what they can monetize and maintain the reputations then you have the Changing Winds of political opinion that everyone is reacting to on the right and the left, right? So you have your on the right, you have the people who will never say a bad word about Trump until it becomes politically expedient to admit that he's a dangerous moron and then they will begin doing that right? But for years, they wouldn't say anything in public because it was synonymous with the Their their hopes as urbino as a republican in the u.s. So it's just, it's not mysterious as to why people hold the line on obviously dishonest points of the policy or feigned opinion. And yeah, yeah, we'd. So we do see that to a remarkable degree in in the centers of cultural power, you know, the media and Academia and Hollywood. I mean, it's just so, yeah, it's and I get why the right It has gone berserk in the face of all that and then and obviously the rights going berserk. Seems to justify the excesses of woke - whoa cast area on the left. So is it again? They've been mutually amplifying
Sam Harris: Thinking COVID Policies Were Orchestrated in the Name of Power Is 'Bonkers'