On the other hand

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Scott Adams has posted a really interesting reflection on “Cognitive Dissonance!” Wondering if most of us are pre-disposed to hearing the areas in which we disagree with the other person rather than areas in which there is common ground. A useful reflection of confusing arguments we may have had or (ouch) times where we’ve not really heard/listened.

3 Replies to “On the other hand”

  1. I think the most use of ‘cognitive dissonance’ is where folk say something on the lines of ‘That sounds like a good law…’ without thinking about how it makes a criminal out of them…

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