Originally Posted by OreoCookie
I think we have different aims here: my point here was to explain Peterson's position, not to defend or litigate it in detail. If you are interested in this exact discussion, I recommend you listen to the first podcast where Sam Harris interviews Jordan Peterson.
Peterson’s not making the argument. I am.
If believing 1+1=3 is true will on the whole help us, why should I care it’s wrong?
The response was the witchcraft example.
The counter-response is the net utility of witchcraft and Christianity aren’t comparable.