Society of lies

posted by
January 30, 2013
EconLog
by Bryan Caplan  
Posted in Commentary

"Tolstoy's on to something big: Human beings face intense social pressure to lie. Yet human beings also face intense social pressure not to speak total nonsense. Imagine, then, that everyone else says X, but X seems false to you. What should you infer?" (01/30/13)

http://econlog.econlib.org/archives/2013/01/society_of_lies.html  

Our Sponsors




Making a living off your Drupal site?

Drupal Managed Hosting

Fed up with Maintenance and Hosting companies?