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The Dunning-Kruger Effect May Help Explain Trump’s Support | Psychology Today

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A new study suggests some people grossly overestimate their political knowledge. Source: Elvert Barnes Photography/Flickr In the past, some prominent psychologists have explained President Donald Trump’s unwavering support by alluding to a well-established psychological phenomenon known as the “Dunning-Kruger effect.” The effect is a type of cognitive bias, where people with little expertise or ability assume they have superior expertise or ability. This […]

Trump July 4th “Salute to America”: $2.5M meant for Park Service reportedly being used for July 4 event – CBS News

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The Pentagon is rolling out military hardware for a Fourth of July unlike any other. Tanks on the National Mall and military flyovers will be part of the capital’s celebration, by order of President Trump. He’ll be the first president to take an active role in any July Fourth ceremony in recent memory. These flyovers cost […]

Trump suggests homelessness is a ‘phenomenon that started two years ago’ in barely comprehensible interview | The Independent

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Donald Trump has suggested that homelessness is a “phenomenon that started two years ago” and said that he “may intercede” to tackle the crisis. The US president also implied that homeless people living in the streets of US cities were making police officers sick. He made the comments in a rambling interview with Fox News host Tucker Carlson in Japan, which […]

Former Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino COO calls Trump a racist and gives examples

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Former President of Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino Jack O’Donnell says President Donald Trump has a long history of racism and is “a racist through and through.” Jack O’Donnell talks about Trump’s history of speaking ill of minorities, women, and lower-income people. “Black guys counting my money! I hate it… because laziness is a trait […]

Irish author warns: Trial runs for fascism are now in full swing

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Fintan O’Toole of the Irish Times To grasp what is going on in the world right now, we need to reflect on two things. One is that we are in a phase of trial runs. The other is that what is being trialled is fascism – a word that should be used carefully but not […]