Election 2016

People woke up November 9 wondering how they could have missed the obvious. But Michael Lewis knew: The mind sees what it wants.

'Big Short' author says we're not truthful when we add up the numbers

January 11th, 2017

People woke up November 9 wondering how they could have missed the obvious. But Michael Lewis knew: The mind sees what it wants.

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