Peter O'Tool replied to Peter O'Tool's discussion Mastermind
"“We are terrible at seeking evidence that challenges our own beliefs, but other people do us this favor, just as we are good at finding errors in other people’s beliefs.” This is something that I am guilty of, I often do not want to hear opposing id…"
Nov 18, 2016
Peter O'Tool posted a discussion
“Like all other arts, the Science of Deduction and Analysis is one which can only be acquired by long and patient study, nor is life long enough to allow any mortal to attain the highest possible perfection in it.” Maria Konnikova, a journalist at t…
Oct 25, 2016
Peter O'Tool posted a discussion
“Why would a symphony become so important to a country? How could sounds quivering in the air make any difference when the skies were full of solid metal shards and chemical explosives? The answer is morale. Morale is the big thing in war. We raise…
Oct 5, 2016
Peter O'Tool posted a discussion
Purges of anyone, no matter what your position, closed trials with no lawyers or witnesses,  and executions with no chance to say goodbye to family or friends; these are just a few of the nightmares suffered by the citizens of the USSR had to deal w…
Sep 19, 2016
Peter O'Tool is now a member of polkingclassroom
Sep 19, 2016