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Does a Fish Know He is Wet?

from the Scott Adams Blog, How To Know You’re In a Mass Hysteria Bubble A mass hysteria happens when the public gets a wrong idea about something that has strong emotional content and it triggers cognitive dissonance that is often supported…

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The Trump Bubble

From Jonah Goldberg in National Review, Bursting ‘Beltway Bubbles’: If all you heard in his answer was the box-checking boilerplate and not the needy cries of his id, then you’re in a bubble. If all you saw at the Al…

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Rewarding Failure with Power

“When businesspeople and senior executives do a bad job they are -eventually at any rate- thrown out on their ear.  As Fed Governor, Ben Bernanke convinced his colleagues to pump up an inflationary bubble to avoid a crisis; as U.S…

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