Your best friend lent you a thousand dollars to pay your overdue rent.
But you didn’t use it to pay your rent.
The human capacity to rationalize is almost unlimited. That's why rationalization is the first enemy of ethics.
How can we do the right thing if we've convinced ourselves that the right thing is whatever we want to do?
Are you ethical?
Please join me in this new series that will, I hope, encourage us to laugh at ourselves and the follies of human nature while identifying the pitfalls of rationalization.