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Response to NoRoadUntravelled (Reply #3)

Mon May 18, 2020, 11:43 PM

5. Illusory truth effect

The illusory truth effect (also known as the validity effect, truth effect, or the reiteration effect) is the tendency to believe false information to be correct after repeated exposure.

also

große Lüge (the big lie)

The expression was coined by Adolf Hitler, when he dictated his 1925 book Mein Kampf, about the use of a lie so "colossal" that no one would believe that someone "could have the impudence to distort the truth so infamously".

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