Mind distortion

Posted: 07/08/2011 in Un poco de todo

When you do foresight, you quickly begin to realize that our ideas about the future are highly distorted, both by optimism and pessimism, as well as propaganda, ideology, and all the various things that various people and groups are trying to sell us.
– Karl Schroeder

And also the ideas about the present, not to mention history, which is always written by the winners.

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