I enjoyed this but couldn’t help thinking of the person who is so emotionally invested in their point of view that no amount of data or evidence will change their mind. The more you present them with facts, the deeper they go into their cognitive dissonance. Hopefully that doesn’t apply to dating as often as it does to debating but I couldn’t help wondering where this might fit into this hypothesis.

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