The Flawed Brain
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The Flawed Brain

Subjective Validation

The brain can make sense of what doesn’t…

Subjective validation is a cognitive bias whereby the subject validates a statement (or any other information including signs), because it has personal meaning and significance.

Bertram Forer ran an experiment in his psychology class by asking every student to answer a test called “Diagnostic Interest Bank”. The following week, he delivered the “results” to…




The human brain is not a reliable path to reality. Everyone has cognitive and other biases, shortcuts that are a product of evolution and a host of other brain flaws that make reality a very subjective concept

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JG Estiot

JG Estiot

I write to challenge my audience through creative ideas and pertinent observations. I do not feed any particular worldview.

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