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The Consequences of “Stupid”

The Consequences of “Stupid”

by Hayley Stevens
Guest Opinion
July 30, 2012

Falling into the trap of illogical thinking is very easy. You can quickly invest a lot of yourself into your new beliefs, and thus they become an important part of your life. I speak from experience when I say that calling people who hold such beliefs “stupid” because of their lack of rationale does nothing to make them reconsider the conclusions they have reached about those subjects.