The Apologist and the Revolutionary - LessWrong
Rationalists complain that most people are too willing to make excuses for their
positions, and too unwilling to abandon those positions for ones that better fit
the evidence. And most people really are pretty bad at this. But certain stroke
victims called anosognosiacs are much, much worse.
Anosognosia is the condition of not being aware of your own disabilities. To be
clear, we're not talking minor disabilities…