Blue-sky thinking about how we voice our opinions on what must be done in society and why we do nothing about it, Merton speculates on cognitive dissonance as a ticking time bomb in a world of hypocrisy and how “Evolution” provides an answer in the end that works but comes at a price.
Personality is the iceberg tip of a multidimensional internal universe of the mind. The conscious tip doesn’t know much about what’s happening in the exponentially larger elsemind but psychedelic excitation – like a D.M.T. trip – brings tip and base into profound contact. Temporarily.