The thing about expert opinion…

10 March 2010 at 20:36

Shows you the problem with blindly following experts: They’re experts on the past. No one is an expert on the future.

Often, people “in the know” try to fit you into a mold of what’s come before. If it’s foreign, strange, or new from how they’re used to working, they’ll tell you it’s wrong.

Matt Linderman on the importance of keeping expert opinion in perspective.