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Let’s test Rebecca Watson’s theory of nudity and catastrophes!

Pure genius. See the video for yourself. Or read the transcript.

(Y’know, it would be easy to sympathize with hodjatoleslam Sedighi. Somehow. Telling people to « repent » and pray – and cover themselfves with shapeless garments if they are females – is obviously cheaper for the authorities than building earthquake-proof houses. Or funding research in seismic detection and advance warning systems. And even if it doesn’t actually help, it makes the said authorities look like they do something. Which is paramount if they want to stay in power. Who needs facts when you can use people’s fears to control them?)