Orthodox Privilege

Paul Graham] recently posted an article on Orthodox Privilege which I think is absolutely worth a read. It reminded me of a Ted Talk by Kathryn Schulz on Being Wrong that I referenced in Mistakes, Failures and Progress. Specifically that “Do you know what being wrong feels like? Being right.” Pointing out the obvious that until you realize you are wrong, you work under the assumption you are right, while being completely aware that at any given time you are wrong about a great many things.

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