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21 July 2017
The Cognitive Bias Survival Guide
As a reporter in Tampa was doing a story on an Alligator in the road yesterday, someone drove past and screamed “Fake News!” I suspect the gator was real, and the story was factual, but this is happening rather frequently. You might ask how people can be so deceived that they will accept news only from those who tell them what they want to hear. Unfortunately, this is the America we …