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It’s All One Big Club

It’s all one big club, and you ain’t in it. – George Carlin

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BTW, Fidel Castro and Justin Trudeau in the big club . . .

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January 18, 2018 the FISA memo was released by Rep. Devin Nunes of the House Intelligence Committee. The memo alleged that top members of the FBI and Department of Justice abused their surveillance powers, a felony, by misrepresenting evidence to obtain a FISA warrant to spy on the Trump administration. This surveillance was meant to undermine the newly-elected President of the United States.

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Tutorial: What is FISA and how does it work? https://www.axios.com/what-is-fisa-and-how-does-it-work-nunes-page-f661867c-e8b0-4d72-8b65-8302ad33da29.html

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884-860 B.C.E.

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Slaughterbots

Got 47 seconds? Must see this . . . 

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Puzzling

Strange, eh? 

THE COMING STORM…  (49 TOTAL IMAGES, HOLD ON!)

https://imgur.com/a/DTeK7

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A sad story but a surprisingly interesting article . . . 

Flu jab left mother blind, induced multiple sclerosis and covered in a rash

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MRI brain research shows that when a strong-yet-erroneous belief is challenged, yes, you might experience some temporary weakening of your convictions, some softening of your certainty, but most people rebound and not only reassert their original belief at its original strength, but go beyond that and dig in their heels, deepening their resolve over the long run. Psychologists call this the backfire effect.

Fully 93% of American drivers

. . . rate themselves as better than the median. (Source)

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The Dunning–Kruger Effect: A common cognitive bias wherein people of low ability hold illusory superiority, mistakenly assessing their cognitive ability as greater than it is. (Source)

  • Illusory superiority is strongest when people rate themselves on abilities at which they are totally incompetent  (Source)

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The cognitive bias of illusory superiority derives from the metacognitive inability of low-ability persons to recognize their own ineptitude; without the self-awareness of metacognition, low-ability people cannot objectively evaluate their actual competence or incompetence.[1] (Source)

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This overconfidence effect is a well-established bias.[1] .

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