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March 8, 2016

 

CONFIRM spelled in scrabble letters

Confirmation Bias

Time and time again, people try to confirm rather than disconfirm given facts, even when the latter provides more useful information.

April 16, 2004

 

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Confirmation Bias: Why We Like To Confirm We’re Right

Why don't we look for examples that disconfirm our ideas?

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