In ancient time, there are no robots and salary is low. So we need slaves for menial works. Now we have robots, programs, and workers productivity are also high enough to pay them salary. So we no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time, things are true, but we don’t know the evidences. So we have faith. Now true things usually have plenty of evidences and things still being justified by faith are usually false. So we no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time, there is no science. So we cannot look smart because others will be too stupid to figure that out even if we do. So we have religion. We no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time there is no blood test. The only way a man can know who the father of his child is by stoning wives that commit adultery. Hence, we have marriage. We no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time there is no IQ tests. The only way we can know if a person can work or not is by making them to go to school and get a degree. Hence, we have schools. We no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time, there is no porn. So we cannot easily judge our mates’ quality. So women signal her quality through complex and expensive seduction games often ending up stucked with low quality jerks instead. We no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time, there is no game theory, political theory, and evolutionary psychology. Even if we understand, there is no way the mass would understand. So we can get along well, we need morality. We no longer need that anymore.
In ancient time, there is no internet, wikileak, wikipedia, and freedom of speech. In ancient time, peace are maintained by blinding everyone to the fact that we’re screwing them. Hence, we have censorship. Now, every body see. So we no longer need that anymore.
There are two types of hens.
The blind and the ones that can see.
Say some hens choose to be blind by closing their eyes.
The blind hens would scrap the ground so they can find corn.
But it’s useless because the seeing hens will just eat the corn when she see what the blind hens discover.
One day the blind hens choose to open their eyes?
What would the lazy hens would say?
Ah… This damages morality. The seeing hens are used to easily get free food. Now they have to work for it.
The strong win the winners will somehow be “right”
1. Commit genocide.
2. To minimize political costs, come up with a story that somehow the victims are the one that’s evil.
3. Wait a few thousands of years and behold…. The story will have became sacred truth.