24 Nov '15, 6am

Would you use spray on nail polish? Episode 109

Yes, indeedy, the Internet can certainly make us feel like we know it all–even if what we know is totally wrong! LOL Unfortunately, all too many people beleive that if it is on the Internet, it must be true despite the fact that the Internet is the home to countless scammers, propagandists, zealots, and other charlatans who are out there promoting their own particular world view–manufactured “facts” and all! I love the Internet and think it is an invaluable tool when it comes to being informed, but it has also led us to believe we know so much more than we actually do and has spawned an abundance of “experts” who are anything but. About a year ago, The Federalist published an interesting essay written by Tom Nichols called “The Death of Expertise”. It touches on the phenomenon that is mentioned in the link you provided but approaches it from a different angle as it is writ...

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