The inverse relationship of faith and reason is a disturbing but predictable finding. The more you rely on belief, the less you use rational thinking processes. Scary, isn’t it? Find out how you can minimize the effects of this condition.
Cognitive bias is confirmation bias is a filter of our worldview. It tells us what is acceptable and what is not. If it contains harmful and prejudicial programming, it diminishes the use of common sense and logic. This cheat sheet will help you spot the signs of negative bias.
The thing we call reality is really a picture created by the mind to fit our expectations. It is not an accurate picture of reality.