Friday, June 17, 2016

Opiate of the People

Marx may have once said that religion is the opiate of the people (often translated as "the masses") but given the rampant opiate abuse in the US during this century, it seems astute to perhaps modify the original quote. Occam's Razor might dictate the most accurate turn of phrase in this case; in that in modern America, opiates are the opiates of the masses.

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