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Scott Adams is a Genius

Scott Adams is a Genius

…And the U.S. is in a Mass Hysteria Bubble!

People who read my blog, know how troubled I am that there seems to be a difference between the way my liberal friends view the reality of the world and the way I see it today. 1,780 more words

AGW AND THE ARGUMENT AD POPULUM

I’m guessing that there was a time in Europe – say the late 16th Century Sixteenth – when 97% of the population believed in the truth of the Gospels. 1,789 more words

Why My Colleagues Are Idiots

I didn't Exhale

Breathe. It has to be the most cliche advice of all time. Deep breath in, and… let it out. Clinton didn’t inhale, I didn’t exhale. We’re both guilty. 407 more words

The Google Ideological Echo Chamber controversy

In July 2017, a then-Google employee, James Damore, wrote a ten-page essay, including footnotes, about Google’s approach to diversity.

While other sites posted abridged versions, you can read ‘Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber’ in full… 1,888 more words

History

What about 100% of Effective People?

“100% of effective people seem to have read that book.”

Listening to Scott Adams plugging Influence by Robert Cialdini.  Tim Ferris asked him for his opinion on best book ever (or book he’d be most likely to gift to others). 81 more words

Cartoons

Persuasion Fixation and Optics Obsession

There is a recent Dilbert comic written by Scott Adams wherein the titular character speaks with his boss who says:

  1. Boss: I don’t like the optics of your plan.
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