Meet the ancestors. They are very, very different from you and me.
My friend Jeffrey Klein, after reading Robert Trivers’s The Folly of Fools, opines that self-deception is our defining characteristic. It’s much easier to deceive others if we fool ourselves first.
Here’s the video. I don’t know which shoulder to look over any more.
…is the title of a talk I’ll be giving in NYC on March 1. That’s me in the background.