The prompt for “Stream of Consciousness Saturday” is CRITICAL (go here #SoCS to join in).
Linda invites us to use “critic(al)” any way we’d like.
First of all, it was critical for me to publish my “cake” post and the “Journey Tribute Band” post before today’s SoCS came out.
Whew – I did that. And it felt great.
I did not get to write my Cubano sandwich post but I will tackle that one soon (not critical).
Right now, I am thinking about how sometimes people can be so critical that it makes other people guarded and on edge – and some do not want to ask questions. I really like this sign I saw the other day:
Did you know that how critical thinking in psychology is actually a good thing (a developed skill) and the acronym LEARN helps us remember the components of critical thinking:
• Look for multiple influences
• Examine alternatives
• Analyze the evidence
• Reasoned skepticism
• Notice assumptions