No, no, you're right. Thousands of engineers are being paid hundreds of millions of dollars to design fake programs for fake computers to pretend the earth is round, and all of them are in on it. And none of them are talking. I can't believe I missed the obvious explanation for all of this...
Greed, control and deceit. It's not very hard to understand.
Catholic Encyclopedia – Heresy, 1913: The Pope himself, if notoriously guilty of heresy, would cease to be Pope because he would cease to be a member of the Church.