Please remember that 'then' is a measure of time or happening, and 'than' compares one thing to another. "I would rather go to a movie with Mary than with Harry; then I will not have to listen to loud talking during the whole thing.
Hyperbole and a Half: Adventures in Depression. This really made me smile. Like genuinely. You should read it because it's funny but totally true for Le depressed folk of the interwebs. Sleeping now, byyeee -Khaos