Who is assuming they were primitive, ignorant and savage? Comparatively we are the ones who are primitive, ignorant and savage. The pyramids tell a story very few can even begin to comprehend. We in the western civilization have long had the bad habit of filling factual voids with unsupported conjecture and speculation while trying to bestow our concepts,principles and elements on their accomplishment while ignoring their concepts principles and elements. We are selective of some and willfully blind to much of the existing evidence.