Tag Archives: Hanlon’s Razor

The triple edged sword of introspection

“Understanding is a three-edged sword; there is your side, there is the other side, and then there is the truth.” Babylon 5. As the Robbie Williams song goes, lately I’ve been doing a lot of “thinking about thinking”. I’ve been involved recently on Facebook with a private support network of men who all have some… Read More »

Hanlon's Razor

I’m constantly surprised when people haven’t heard of Hanlon’s Razor, so I thought I’d take a few minutes to explain why it’s so important. If you’ve not heard of it before – or hadn’t heard the ‘formal’ name, it goes like this: Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity. I was… Read More »