T.J. Brayshaw wrote:More from another left-wing rag, The Federalist:
http://thefederalist.com/2014/01/17/the ... expertise/
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/why-smar ... -bradberryIntelligent people have a reputation for making dumb mistakes, especially in situations that require common sense. The simplicity of these situations and the abundant intelligence of those who tend to muck them up can be downright comical.
Add to that the problem of peer review being an echo chamber like any other and you e distilled the reasons why folks are sick of being lectured to by holier than thous. Especially when they're theories are being tested on us by force. We lay folk don't have to be right. All we have to do is rightfully chip away at the know it alls when observed reality proves them wrong.