Thursday, June 14, 2007"I've always wanted to set up an idyllic community of like-minded individuals where cousins are not only free to marry but are even forced to marry. It might be too good to be true, but I think it would be wonderful if they included a good dose of shunning in their daily activities; they could shun the newspaper, books, the movies, television, the internet, and any other source of information or education. I doubt it would take more than two or three short generations before the shunning habit led to gross misinformation about the world in general and genetics in specific and freak genetic mutations started becoming common. Wouldn't that be lovely? It would also be great if everybody sported fashions from the 19th century."
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