2. Presenting an upside reward with no regard to the associated cost - Deepstash
2. Presenting an upside reward with no regard to the associated cost

2. Presenting an upside reward with no regard to the associated cost

The article points out the tendency to highlight rewards without considering the accompanying costs, leading to dissatisfaction and unhappiness. It uses investing as an example, where potential returns are emphasized while volatility and challenges are downplayed.

The author warns against overlooking the complete picture of rewards and costs, and how this incomplete perspective contributes to unhappiness.

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Content Curator | Absurdist | Amateur Gamer | Failed musician | Successful pessimist | Pianist |

There are three important facts about bullshit: It’s everywhere, it’s influential, and it’s dangerous.

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