together with a disavowal of reality,
such as we find in an isolated form nowhere else but in amentia,
in a state of blissful hallucinatory confusion."
Freethinker: : one that forms opinions on the basis of reason independently of authority; especially : one who doubts or denies religious dogma By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out. Richard Dawkins, in "Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder,"