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Conformation Bias

I switched Mad Genius Club Days with Sarah, so here you go… Which gender do you prefer reading? Do you care?

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This is not Sarah, who was called away on some mysterious errand, which I am almost certain has nothing whatsoever to do with taking over the world and leaving it ruthlessly alone. Couldn’t possibly be. And we know where Larry Correia is, so they aren’t plotting, right? And Kate Paulk? Because that would be very, very…. interesting… Yes, interesting, that’s the word I want.

Confirmation bias, also called myside bias, is the tendency to search for, interpret, or remember information in a way that confirms one’s beliefs or hypotheses.

What connects this, this, and this?  I’ll wait…

Now that you’re back, and done sputtering over the utter nonsense about the Starship Troopers movie, I’ll begin again. The problem with polls and surveys is that, of course, the people conducting them see what they want to see in the results. In that first link, none of the references given…

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