There’s an odd duality defining the information age, in that the more we have access to, the more ignorant we choose to be.
We’ve all got a certain point in internet arguments where we wonder how people can cling to such obviously false facts. Well, turns out there’s a science to it.
One of the greatest crimes of the internet is the elevation of famous faux-experts. But there’s a reason why Gwyneth Paltrow continues to cash in.
We’re all living it, but the idea of a compelling fiction has long overtaken the concept of dour fact. The only way out, is stepping further into the circles of Hell.
As kids, we’re told a whole manner of things by adults. The old wives tale is front-and-centre to the trough. But how much of these hokey assumptions are actually gospel?