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Asking, Lying, and Documents

James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, when asked about NSA surveillance of American citizens, lied.  It’s not uncommon for government officials to lie when asked about sensitive matters.  That’s why you don’t ask them when you want to find out what the government … Continue reading

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Asking about Sleep

We need to recognize that asking about sleep–or anything else–is not a good way to find out what’s really going on.  In a study recounted in The New Yorker (3/11/13, p. 25), researchers “monitored [via electonic brain sensors] couples over a … Continue reading

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