- Illusory Truth Effect : how the frequency of statements influences how accurate we think they are.
- Puppet Candidates : how candidates claim they create things reserved for Congress. (Bush v Gore)
- The Enemy’s POV and Ideological Identity : ideology > facts. Even worse, we have arrived where ideology is our identity.
- Bullshit Curation : “the Orwellian spin of stories from political groups to make the terrible sound good for us or the good for us sound terrible.”
- Memic Straw Men & Gotcha Jerks & Gotcha Jerks II : is it better to be kind or to be right? Attacking people for their different understanding is just making them more entrenched.
From Election season: My re-reading list mandatory published August 22, 2020 at 09:13AM.