|Naked Lunch is the 1991 film adaptation, directed by David|
Cronenberg, of William S. Burroughs' Roma of the same name
A salary is an addiction and exposure for substance abuse.
An as we know, a pot smoker learns to addition of own thinking, that he is the first one who comes up with this or that (a good description of the syndrome can be found, for example the book by William S. Burroughs´ Naked Lunch).
These are real creatures that are designed to not only mislead the people, as an individual in, but all of mankind.
The highest initiates, the forefront Jan van Rijckenborgh and Rudolf Steiner warned about that, of this link back to spirit of nature.
This is also something that Lars von Trier's film Antichrist, 2009, were worked thing through, and I was suprised, i thought that no one can do this position to properly in the art.
So however the New Age movement has taken this orientatation just by of his own.
Maybe they come from Gnosticism or from Esoteric Christianity circuit: in this case, they used to tell, how they now have new knowledge of all, and it like something better way (then during great initiates).