Herd Theology is not based on the production of tragicomic spectacle but on the production of the next generation. Drama is a natural by-product of herd dynamics, but if the herd can’t ensure its own future, then the drama issue is moot. No players, no play.
Albert Cranky-Pants Camus said that the literal meaning of life is whatever you’re doing that prevents you from killing yourself. For most people, that means their true religion, with which they’re probably unacquainted. They are familiar with their superficial religion or belief system, but may be totally unaware of their programmed, hardwired, encoded belief system, even though it drives, defines and enslaves them.