When imagination circles around the wheel of faith the mind bends reality to fit the paradigm.
As Dr. Pangloss concluded, we have spectacles because we have noses.
It's not an uncommon condition.
And in Italy we have Berlusconi because we have Mediaset.
And we have Mediaset because we like soaps, football games, stupid movies and stupid entertainment.
If we liked something else we would have somebody else...