What would the world look like?

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    If everyone was honest. I'm doing a thought exercise and I figured I'd see what everyone else thinks. I think im missing some areas.
     
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    It would look like Mr. Rogers' neighborhood.
     
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    I'm not really that sure of that. I mean why does being honest and having integrity have to make you look cheesy and childlike? I don't see that it does.
     
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    It would be a much better place.

    When you refuse lies your life is completely simplified.

    All people would be happier and you would know who you wanted to associate with rigth away.

    Some people are assholes and you would be able to spot them right off.

    They would state their real motivations with their every word.
     
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    What! No moral relativism???

    What a dull place this would be without our liberal friends.
     
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    Have you seen The Invention of Lying?
     
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    Nope. I havent had a chance to.
     
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    It depends on how you define "honest."
     
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    See, I don't think it would be that dull at all. I think it would be invigorating, refreshing. I think we would see amazing progress in commerce, science, philosophy, art, music, etc. Everyone in the world would have food with tons to spare.

    Of course, living such a life isn't easy. I am just trying to get a clear vision of what the world would be like.
     
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    I define honest as such:

     

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