Posts tagged “cognitive dissonance

VIDEO — The BFP Roundtable Asks Why People Believe Stupid Things

Boiling Frogs Post
Mar 3, 2014

From the official story of 9/11 to the drug war narrative to Omidyar’s hope and change, people allow themselves to believe the most transparent lies and propaganda. But why? On this edition of the BFP roundtable, James Corbett, Guillermo Jimenez and Sibel Edmonds ask (and attempt to answer) the question of why people believe stupid things. Please support Boiling Frogs Post by subscribing here: boilingfrogspost.com


VIDEO — Confronting Cognitive Dissonance – The Eyeopener

Boiling Frogs Post
Mar 25, 2014

Are you irate, irritable and irrational when presented with evidence that goes against your preconceived notions of how the world operates? Looking for a solution to your stress? Join us this week on The Eyeopener as we examine the theory of cognitive dissonance and how it stops people from confronting the uncomfortable truths about the way the world really works.

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TRANSCRIPT AND SOURCES: http://www.corbettreport.com/?p=8926