Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think you are facing a contradiction, check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong. Ayn Rand
If you are like me, you hear poor logic and solutions everyday. I really don’t know if it is lazy thinking or lack of training but it can be dangerous.
I was inspired to write this post by a radio commercial I heard this morning for a psychic business. The commercial tried to link their selective hiring practice to the truth in their profession.
So, does selective hiring practices help when the premise, fortune telling, is incorrect? I do not think so. Fortune telling is a lie.
Listen for this pattern when you listen to advertising. I hear it all the time in financial services advertising. Today is a great day to listen for it because tomorrow is an election day. The stretch some candidates make is absurd and funny.