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Laziness saved me a lot of work. — Classic Drang
Skepticblog » The Dunning-Kruger Effect
There has been a lot of research into why the Dunning-Kruger effect is so common and what drives it. It mostly boils down to a cognitive bias related to confirmation bias (seeing only what we want to see, and ignoring the misses). In the case of the Dunning-Kruger effect, the bias is one where we cannot believe that we are wrong or less intelligent than others, so we have an artificially inflated sense of self-esteem.
(via Greg Laden).
Walter Sobchak Halloween Costume -
Costume package includes the following items (click item numbers if you wish to purchase items separately):
One pair Air Force Style Aviators w/Brown Lenses #10200
One “Uncle Milty” Khaki Travel Vest #7546
One pair Olive Drab Vintage Fatigue Shorts #2160
Woodland Camo T-shirt #8777
One set of standard dog tags #BSC-001
Please note: Only 16 characters per line, five lines for these!
Brown T-Shirt (for undershirt) - #7848
Vintage Woodland Camo Shorts - #2140
Black Vintage Cargo Shorts - #2130
Coffee can, Larry’s homework, and/or ringer not included.
Paul Alexander’s Robotix box art
via Cultured Zombie
Oh man, I loved me some Robotix.
Computer Space Arcade Ad, 1970.
Via Justin Erickson
Cover illustration for issue 2 of Steve Niles' Criminal Macabre: The Third Child. This one was so much fun to work on. The issue description mentioned Cal dropping a werewolf from the sky, and it made me laugh out loud. I knew that one of the concepts I sent in needed to feature this, and I was very happy to learn that the editors at Dark Horse and Steve agreed with me. While illustrating it I would occasionally chuckle to myself, and make Cal's face a little more gleeful and the werewolf's face more shocked and terrified which would only make me laugh more. There's a preview of the issue over at http://www.comicbookresources.com/?page=preview&id=23720!
Just over 5 years ago, I launched my first Kickstarter project. Just over 5 minutes ago, I launched a new one.
It’s a small experimental thing — today I’ll write and draw an 8-page comic in 8 hours. Want one? Details here.
Celebrity Art Showcase: Mark Wahlberg
The signature. THE SIGNATURE.
The chef’s “special dessert” at Chez Kiddo: mint chocolate chip ice cream with peeled and sliced Jona Gold apples and paired with a solitary marshmallow.
Apple Plans To Shut Down Beats Music -
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