Confirmation bias Confirmation bias is a person’s tendency to favor information that confirms their assumptions, preconceptions or hypotheses whether these are actually and independently true or not. The phenomenon is also called confirmatory bias or myside bias. https://explorable.com/confirmation-bias
Ship of theseus is a thought experiment that explores identity. It appeared in Marvels Wandavision series in 2021. If you replace all components of an object, does it remain the same object? If you rebuilt the object with the old pieces, is this ‘the’ object?
Americans are nearly four times more open to the term “vaccine verification” than to “vaccine passport,” opinion was sharply divided along party lines, with 70% of Democrats for and 60% of Republicans against. When respondents were asked which of six terms for documentation would make them more likely to get vaccinated, they chose “verification” (40%) nearly twice as …