September 13, 2018
It’s hard to fight your own confirmation biases. It’s hard to pull yourself out of the equation.
Not that it’s desirable to pull yourself out. A good systems analysis should include the observer in the mix as well. But the first-order cybernetics should have the most unbiased analysis before adding us, the observers, as the second-order.
As a result, i learned more about my biases than i learned about batteries…