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28 Days Earlier

The radio crackled into life, which was a surprise as it was DAB and they’re not supposed to crackle, it turned out to be a voice, a croaky angry sound muttering of betrayal laced with the fear of lost expenses. 604 more words

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Bias Big Data

Over the past few decades, the data collected has increased exponentially to the point that we can say that big data may now provide accurate analysis or as Former  623 more words

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Avoiding The Rose-Tinted Bias Of Your Memory

As people the sad truth is that our recollection of things is often wholly inaccurate. Whether it’s because of our subjective natures, or because we attach emotional elements or sentimental value to good memories or because we like to see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be, there’s some truth in the claim that we don’t really have great memories. 1,157 more words

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A Nation of Laws

The tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri has elicited reactions that cover the spectrum of our collective self-conscious.  And no matter where you stand on this issue we are a… 618 more words

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Real Talk

I know my next post was supposed to be my ongoing “Best of” in New York, but I just can’t. I can’t bring myself to post.  975 more words

In My Head

My Momma's Pride

Back before Rainbows were known to exist other than in the light of day…after a fresh and linen covered spring rain, I had thought something amiss. 583 more words

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The Psychology of Our Essential Self-Enhancement Bias

The self-enhancement bias, which has significant overlap with the optimism bias neuroscientist Tali Sharot has studied, is one of the 17 psychological phenomena David McRaney… 49 more words

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