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    "Providing people with accurate information doesn’t seem to help; they simply discount it. Appealing to [people's] emotions may work better, but doing so is obviously antithetical to the goal of promoting sound science."

    http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/20...ange-our-minds

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scrawly View Post
    "Providing people with accurate information doesn’t seem to help; they simply discount it. Appealing to [people's] emotions may work better, but doing so is obviously antithetical to the goal of promoting sound science."

    http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/20...ange-our-minds
    Great article!!! Well worth the read.
    Glendower: I can call spirits from the vasty deep.
    Hotspur: Why, so can I, or so can any man;
    But will they come when you do call for them? Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part 1, Act III:

    go with the flow the river knows . . .

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    I do not know, therefore everything is in pencil.

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