Brain scans of staunch party members - Republicans and Democrats alike - show a tendency to ignore information that could threaten their candidates.
' "We did not see any increased activation of the parts of the brain normally engaged during reasoning," said Drew Westen, director of clinical psychology at Emory University. '
Remember, no cognition, no cognitive dissonance!
What I think is funny
Is that we had to spend money
To prove beyond a doubt
That some people just tune out.