May 22, 2010 4 Comments
If you’ve ever seen the clips of Hitler rallies, one cannot deny that the mass demonstrations are certainly moving. I’m not saying moving in a good way: rather, the pageantry and ritual enchants the attendee, sweeping him up into a frenzy, where emotions and primal drives hold sway. It’s not unlike the shaman and his tribe, who work themselves into a corybantic trance state, where anything the “shaman” says then becomes law. Is this pagan analysis too arcane and superstitious? Absolutely not. Psychologists, sociologists, intelligence agents and even advertising students know that public immersion in image, sound and mass group-mind rituals profoundly influence people–this is essentially what liturgy’s purpose is.
We witness this with huge crowds of Obamanaics, who cheered, chanting “Yes we can!” On the most basic level, this makes absolutely no sense. Yet Obama is a total tool of intenational bankers and has continued the same major policies of George W. Bush. Read more of this post