My side bias; The filter bubble;

Mark Graber Mark.Graber at IMPROVEDIAGNOSIS.ORG
Mon Mar 6 16:18:23 UTC 2017


Two recent news articles of interest, both expanding on the ‘my side’ bias theme.  The New Yorker article has a LOVELY painting that presents a visual rendering of the ‘anchoring’ heuristic !  (You can only see it from the link, not on the downloaded version).   http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/02/27/why-facts-dont-change-our-minds

This article from the Times introduces the concept of the ‘filter bubble’:
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/03/arts/the-battle-over-your-political-bubble.html?_r=0


Mark L Graber MD FACP
President, SIDM
Senior Fellow, RTI International
Professor Emeritus, Stony Brook University
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