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Can We Talk About Reasoning and Razors?


A lot of pundits are working hard to identify the method to President Trump’s apparent madness. What is the purpose of the apparent lies? Why the complete contradictions? Why the fixations on trivial issues? Is it some nefarious scheme, some clever strategy, some secret plan? Naw. You know Occam’s Razor, probably, the problem-solving principle that among competing…