[LMB] Plot musing on topic

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Feb 7 00:41:43 GMT 2020



> On Feb 6, 2020, at 4:38 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Evaluating people is hard and people like to have easy ways to do
>> this—even if those ways have problems.
>> 
> 
> Only if the "easy ways" don't actually work.  We know what IQ scores
> represent, yet countless people work hard to present themselves as
> rejecting them.  Meanwhile people sort potential dating partners by
> astrological sign or blood type, neither of which have any correlations
> with personality.

Whether or not the “easy ways” actually work.

Which mostly they don’t.


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