Rowing and Classical… I die

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I love-love-love classical music – play it in the car, listen to it when I work out, pretend-conduct orchestras… This scene from ‘The Social Network’ gets me every time: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zatmdqTYivI

“Improving Queer Life”

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I have been trying to figure out how to make a difference… and I’ve found how! I am a kid at heart, and I think that our youth need better leadership and someone to encourage them to grow into good … Continued

Halo Effect

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Halo effect, the tendency to attribute unverified capabilities in a person based on an observed capability. For example, believing an Oscar-winning actor’s assertion regarding the harvest of Atlantic seals, or, assuming that a tall, handsome man is intelligent and kind.

Hindsight Bias

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Hindsight bias, the tendency to assess one’s previous decisions as more efficacious than they were. For example, ‘recalling’ one’s prediction that Vancouver would lose the 2011 Stanley Cup, or, ‘remembering’ to have identified the proximate cause of the 2007 Great … Continued