Note the standard psy-op excuses

Make no mistake: all trades are legitimate, and the term illicit represents nothing but a sigil of dishonesty disguised as magic — grifter-speak being what all so-called magic is at its core, as in (to paraphrase) “I just got those suckers to believe my lies as though I cast a spell over them” (recall that no meatspace avatar or group of individual meatspace avatars could ever possess the requisite authority to create even one binding law … and recall that so-called magic originated with grifters living among fellow cave dwellers — refinement of such a weasely liar-craft taking place through the centuries as the grifters tried harder & harder to convince themselves that they were something other than depraved).

The doctor posted this entry on Day 676 of WWIII