7 years ago in Blog

Research is utterly lost on the lost

This is just sad: What Marshmallows Tell Us About Silicon Valley

Life isnÔÇÖt fair. But it helps if people believe it is.

Awww, isn't that adorable.

This article essentially points out that humans have defensive strategies in situations of uncertainty and distrust. The suggested reaction is not to reflect on what causes them, where they might be justified and where they might not -- but simply assumes as given that "life isn't fair" and that it would help to better deceive people into thinking it was, instead of assuming responsibility and improving society.