This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the cygwin project.
Re: Donald Rumsfeld...
- From: Shankar Unni <shankarunni at netscape dot net>
- To: cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 08 Nov 2006 14:16:51 -0800
- Subject: Re: Donald Rumsfeld...
- References: <013b01c7035f$bbf63600$a501a8c0@CAM.ARTIMI.COM>
- Reply-to: The Cygwin-Talk Maiming List <cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com>
Dave Korn wrote:
... a man whose self-admiration was in great disproportion to any of his
visible skills, except of course for his skill for self-admiration ...
A perfect lead-in for:
http://www.apa.org/journals/features/psp7761121.pdf ("Unskilled and
Unaware of It: How Difficulties in Recognizing One's Own
Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-Assessments").
(Ig-Nobel winner in 2000: