Tag Archives: Dunning-Kruger Effect

Corey Lewandowski and the media reaction to his testimony

I’d been listening to the Lewandowski hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on MSNBC, primarily because I didn’t know the Spectrum channel for CSPAN. And I was reading Twitter at the same time. So not only was I personally reacting … Continue reading

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A great crib sheet to “No collusion! No collusion!”

Bless the New York Times. Just at the moment when a lot of us are having a new type of emotional disturbance over our Horror — no government, no president, awful things being done — because we are getting desperate … Continue reading

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“The backfire effect”: another reason people still support Trump

I learn so much from reading the New York Times’ readers’ comments. Yesterday, in response to the usual thousands of plaintive, furious comments along the lines of “How does anyone still support this monstrosity?”, Mary, from Connecticut, wrote this: It’s … Continue reading

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