Claudio Ranieri, David Hume, and the Butterfly Effect

Claudio Ranieri, David Hume, and the Butterfly Effect

“Humans are pattern-seeking story-telling animals, and we are quite adept at telling stories about patterns, whether they exist or not.” – Michael Shermer

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Is convenience killing learning?

Is convenience killing learning?

“I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance.” – Rubén Blades

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Much to learn you still have

Much to learn you still have

“Much to learn you still have, my old padawan, this is just the beginning!”  – Yoda

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Just because you shot Jesse James, don’t make you Jesse James

Just because you shot Jesse James, don’t make you Jesse James

“True ignorance is not the absence of knowledge, but the refusal to acquire it.” – Karl Popper

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Bringing learning in from the cold

Bringing learning in from the cold

“…although we have no choice but to base our expectations of the future on the experience of history, past performance is no guarantee of future returns.” – Julian Baggini

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