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Embrace failure.

The boy raises his hand in response to the teacher’s question. The boy answers. Swiftly, the teacher responds “incorrect!”. Silence befalls the room. His peers snigger. 248 more words


TED-ED: Why incompetent people think they're amazing

The Dunning-Kruger effect is an interesting psychological theory that looks at why novices tend to overrate their abilities and even rate themselves on par with experts. 17 more words

Behavioral & Game Theory

How to spot a “Neurotic”. (narcissists and fake identities)— Mind, Body and Soul… — Quora

Dunning-Kruger Effect means some people are too stupid to realize just how stupid they are.
  • Neuroses” is a term used in many different ways related to abnormal psychological processes.
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Human Behavior

How Could a Trump Triumph? —- Part Two

The question posed in this post is identical to a chapter title in “Twilight of American Sanity: A Psychiatrist Analyzes the Age of Trump” by Allen Francis, MD. 679 more words

Human Memory: Theory And Data

Are you sure about what you know?

“If you’re incompetent, you can’t know you’re incompetent … The skills you need to produce a right answer are exactly the skills you need to recognize what a right answer is.”

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Some useful terms

I have recently been looking at a handful of words and phrases which are useful in describing pseudoscience and woo and fake information. All of them could easily be applied to the crackpot supporters of Daniel Cassidy. 457 more words

Daniel Cassidy