System Abuse System Abuse
Notes/About Notes/About
PLAYING GOD See Also: Vengeance Quotient               Acting Out - Forced   Arsing the Asses    The Long Burn     Despoiling the Spoiled     An Eye for an Eye        Guilt       Making Others Look Bad     Misery Loves Company     Playing God     Popping     Rubbing It In     Taste: Giving People a Taste of their Own Medicine     Trophyism     Turning the Tables As simple and direct as it sounds, this is a tendency for both individuals and groups to orchestrate a sense of knowing God better than other people to force them into agreement and submission.  It is the sense one is so right and the other people are so wrong.  In the belief that one has found the way, an attempt to take hold of the reins is possible.  Some of it is ego driven in the sense a previous victim becomes the tyrant; it can include feelings of unworthiness which have not been healed or reckoned with fully, a general sense of yuckiness inside which is being counterbalanced by aggressive assertions of supremacy.  It can include nihilism, anarchism, millenialism and dominionism.   Terrorists, it can be argued, are playing God.