This week Sense and Theory tackle a listener requested topic in cognitive dissonance. From Stormy Daniels and Roy Moore to NFL Protests and the Google Memo the fellas explore how cognitive dissonance can lead us astray of the very values and beliefs we seek to protect.
Intro|Outro Music: Chris Farley’s Ghost by Ghost Features
00:40- A Correction
04:45- What Is Cognitive Dissonance?
09:15- How Does It Impact Us?
17:59- Stormy Daniels
23:55- Roy Moore
31:17-Kaepernick and NFL Protests
39:54- James Damore
52:22- Policing in America
61:20- 2016 Election
66:17- How Do We Overcome It?
73:50- Dissonant Beanz
Sources Cognitive Dissonance Basics Reduction Examples Stormy Daniels More Stormy Triple Stormy Roy Moore Roy Moore Evidence National Anthem Protest Damore’s Memo Damore Science Damore Lawsuit Police Brutality Daniel Shaver