Hanlon’s Razor (Stuff to Live By)

Hanlon’s Razor reads:

Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.

I’ve got nothing to add to that bit of wisdom.

Via: Vaccines episode from Season 8 of Penn & Teller’s Bulllshit!

2 thoughts on “Hanlon’s Razor (Stuff to Live By)

  1. Hanlon’s Razor sounds to me to be a logical extension of the popularly quoted form of Occam’s Razor, that the simplest explanation is usually the truest. It’s far easier to be stupid than evil.

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