Anyone with just a little walking around sense can point out the logical fallacies of theism and other ontological claims; even more so did the Buddha sweep past mere dialectics with his teaching of empirical reasoning and investigation. Is it then curious at all that this auto-soteriological command of the obvious would eventually assimilate the Buddhist elephant in the room of rebirth?
“I say, beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.” – Henry David Thoreau, Walden, 1854
Secure your own mask before assisting others. – NORTHWEST AIRLINES (Pre-Flight Instruction)