Simon Willison’s Weblog

1 item tagged “mindhacks”

2007

Infowar: strike early, strike often. “The study found that the American participants’ belief in the truth of an initial news report was not affected by knowledge of its subsequent retraction. In contrast, knowing about a retraction was likely to significantly reduce belief in the initial report for Germans and Australians.” # 18th October 2007, 12 pm