Category Archives: Biases

Dangerous mental biases

Pathological Altruism and White Guilt

Reading time: 3,370 words, 10 pages, 8 to 13 minutes. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. Even the best of intentions often have unintended consequences. Although few people have bad intentions, many of our problems are caused … Continue reading

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Complementary Projection Bias

Reading time: 2,060 words, 6 pages, 5 to 8 minutes. Another of our dangerous mental biases is Complementary Projection, a type of Cognitive Bias in which people believe that more people share their beliefs and values than actually do. We … Continue reading

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How to Identify Incompetent People

Reading time: 6 pages, 2,454 words, 6 to 10 minutes. Updated July 24, 2017 with ‘Excuses’ and ‘Fast-talkers’ Incompetent people develop coping strategies and have characteristics that enable you identify them. Incompetent people can be detrimental to you, your health … Continue reading

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The Basis of Conspiracy Thinking

Reading time: 3,663 words, 9 pages, 8 to 15 minutes Our human ability to recognize patterns is both a great strength as well as a debilitating weakness as seen in our tendency for ‘conspiracy thinking’. This article is another covering … Continue reading

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Our Insane Judeo-Christian Slave Morality

Reading time: 5,690 words, 14 to 23 minutes. Have you ever wondered why western civilization is so insane and warped and twisted? I’ve long wondered why black is white and white is black, why good is bad and bad is … Continue reading

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This is Your Brain on TV

Reading time: 1,860 words, 5 pages, 5 to 8 minutes. Many times I’ve admonished my readers to abandon their TV’s and get a life because the boob-tube is a stealth brain-killer. Finally, I have the facts to prove it. After … Continue reading

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How to Recognize and Defend Against Psychopaths

Reading time: 550 words, 2 pages, 1 to 2 minutes plus links & video. Defense Against the Psychopath is a documentary video excerpted from chapter one of Stephan Verstappen’s book; The Art of Urban Survival. It teaches people how to … Continue reading

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