Why I love social psychology, first
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
I took the one less traveled by,
And that has made all the difference.
Confirmation bias (also called confirmatory bias or myside bias) is a tendency for people to favor information that confirms their preconceptions or hypotheses regardless of whether the information is true.[Note 1] As a result, people gather evidence and recall information from memory selectively, and interpret it in a biased way
I should read more poetry.