I hear people say "Idiots!" all the time when discussing the actions of the ruling class. That's a mistake. They're not idiots. They're malicious. Recognizing that stupidity alone cannot explain their behavior is extremely important to understanding what's going on in the world around us today. In this episode of my subscribers-only podcast, James Lindsay OnlySubs, I explain how Hanlon's Razor (never attribute to malice what can be adequately explained by stupidity) is an escape hatch for a dangerous movement that does not have our best interests in mind.
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