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David G
09-06-2017, 12:12 PM
An intro --

https://www.economist.com/blogs/economist-explains/2017/09/economist-explains-1

Garret
09-06-2017, 12:37 PM
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P.I. Stazzer-Newt
09-06-2017, 03:05 PM
An intro --

https://www.economist.com/blogs/economist-explains/2017/09/economist-explains-1


A very very basic sort of intro - you might reasonably expect a twelve year old to do better.

David G
09-06-2017, 03:24 PM
A very very basic sort of intro - you might reasonably expect a twelve year old to do better.

Yuppers... and yet, listening to some of the usual suspects here discuss the issue, I figured this might be useful to a certain number of Bilge Rats.

P.I. Stazzer-Newt
09-06-2017, 03:28 PM
See Sibbo's sig.


You ain't gonna learn what you don't want to know

David G
09-06-2017, 04:01 PM
See Sibbo's sig.

I remain ever-hopeful. <G>

Seriously... I have seen numerous instances where the right words, at the right time - regardless of whether they are brilliant or beautifully composed - has sparked something. I know confirmation bias, motivated reasoning, and Fast Thinking tend to dominate. But I also know that they do not completely rule our brains.