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.
There’s an odd duality defining the information age, in that the more we have access to, the more ignorant we choose to be.
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?