Humans like to believe that we're the pinnacle of evolution, but are we truly logical, rational creatures? If so, why do we self-sabotage? Why do we cling to irrational beliefs even when they make our lives difficult? Do we control our own motivations and behaviors, or are we under the influence of psychological phenomena that most of us barely understand?
Brains are weird. Here's proof.
In this episode:
The Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon
The Scarcity Principle
False Consensus Effect
The Spotlight Effect
Illusion of Transparency
The Madonna-Whore Complex
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