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Backfire Effect
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
When the lie that Obama was a Muslim was pointed out, something strange happened. More people came to believe that Obama is, in fact, a Muslim. This is the backfire effect. Correcting false information often reinforces the mistaken belief. But ironically, that is Dead Wrong®. The truth comes out with Free To Choose® Media Executive Editor and Cato Institute Senior Fellow Johan Norberg.

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Dead Wrong® with Johan Norberg