Nothing kills pain like the opium of blind faith. It is easier to gaze upon death without eyes. What better way to engage with the horrifying fact and material inevitability of your own non-existence than by denying it exists?
There is no “best” idea, there are only “better” ones.
I’m looking through you. Where did you go?
For a Universe to have spontaneously emerged from nothing may be an alternate view on the the same fact as that it has always existed. It is not the logic which fails so much as the implicit (or apparent) boundaries of our own minds.
You could be mistaken for believing that the primary public narratives and political engagements of our era are dominated by simpletons and misanthropes…