It turns out that we weren't designed to be rational creatures. Instead, the mind is composed of a messy network of different areas, many of which are involved with the production of emotion.
You always need to think, but sometimes your feelings can help you think.
The reason there is virtually no correlation between the results of the Wonderlic and the success of quarterbacks in the NFL is that finding the open man involves a very different set of decision-making skills than solving an algebra problem.
trust our feelings and perceive patterns, but the patterns don't actually exist.
Note: Conspiracy theorists