Even the very rich are dumb

“The super-rich—like every other human being—are just as capable of kidding themselves as any other human.[…] One of the most toxic forms of ignorance is self-confident ignorance, and the successful are even more prone to this kind of ignorance than the rest of us, because their skill in one domain gives them the erroneous belief that they are good at everything.” From: Shared Destinies: Why Wealth Inequality Matters | Tor.com

See also… well, everywhere. Shit, you can’t not see it.


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