If you want someone to accept new evidence, make sure to present it to them in a context that doesn’t trigger a defensive, emotional reaction.
The Science of Why We Don’t Believe Science
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So the same right-wing nuts who constantly mock the left as a bunch of over-sensitive safe-space abusing cry-babies can only accept hard scientific evidence if it’s packaged in a way that doesn’t trigger them? There’s so much iron in that knee you could build a solid wall around Mexico

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