(un)common ground

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Bias Blind Spot: Nuff Said?

We judge whether we have a bias by examining our thoughts, and because we believe our thoughts are rational, we often think we’re not biased when we are. Psychologists call this contradiction the ‘bias blind spot.’

Jim Davies, “Why You’re Biased about Being Biased,” Facts So Romantic, August 19, 2015

Nuff said?


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