Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

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Media immersion can really hurt one's sense of probability...

So I just read about the death of Ken Lay (heart attack, this morning), and my immediate gut reaction was, "Too convenient -- clearly faked his own death." It rather bothers me that, on an intuitive level, that seems more plausible to me than him simply succumbing to the stress. My carefully-honed sense of cliche has gotten a bit out of hand...

  • Ideas for fighting Fake News

    [I'm mostly just posting links over in Facebook, but my more technical friends tend to be over here.] Here is a really excellent collection of…

  • Damn

    *Sigh*. I was sure this was possible, and was thinking for the past two weeks that it was starting to feel likely, but was really hoping otherwise. I…

  • Time to change the name of the meme?

    From cnn.com today: 'Trump went on to again attack women who have accused him of sexual assault or misconduct, saying, "every woman lied when they…

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