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I wanted to pick up on some of the points that Hannah Anderson made. She wrote:

It seems to me that the question under the question is this: …

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Dealing With Male Church Leadership

40 - Unskilled, unaware, or both? The Dunning–Kruger effect at work.

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One of my favourite sayings is that ‘anything is possible when you don’t know what you are talking about’ 788 more words


Grand Unified Theory of Stupidity

We are the Borg. Lower your shields and surrender your ships. We will add your biological and technological distinctiveness to our own. Your culture will adapt to service us.

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Breaking All The Rules...

As often as you may think that you know better, you know what needs to be done, you know how to do things more efficiently… you are probably also wrong. 639 more words

Learning Curves

Grade inflation and the Dunning-Kruger effect

The famous Dunning-Kruger effect, in the words of Dunning and Kruger, is a bias where:

People tend to hold overly favorable views of their abilities in many social and intellectual domains…

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Unwarranted Confidence, or Too Dumb to Know that I'm Dumb

I was recently introduced to a fascinating psychological concept known as the Dunning Kruger Effect.[1] One reason it grabbed my attention was that John Cleese, of Monty Python fame, was the one who introduced it to me. 680 more words


Hi-Ho, the Glamorous Life: Old Questions for a New Year

Marissa Skudlarek, heralding in the New Year. All the questions at once.

What am I going to write my Theater Pub column about this week? 626 more words