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The Confirmation Bias.

 

I just was reading about the Ferguson case again. This article takes a look at what they call “confirmation bias”. From the article: 

A large body of research shows that people search for evidence to support their preexisting viewpoints — and then interpret that information in a way that reinforces their beliefs. 162 more words

Balance, the Answer To (almost) Every Question

(WARNING! CONTAINS OPINIONS! MAY NOT BE UNIVERSALLY ACCEPTED!)

We nerds would say that the answer to life, the universe, and everything is 42. Thank you HG2G. 569 more words

Personal Reflections

On perspective: or Orwell, Afganistan and anarchy

The other night I watched “Lone Survivor” (2013), where Mark Wahlberg plays Marcus Luttrell, a US Navy SEAL out to capture Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. 803 more words