The Dunning Krueger Affect and Why Some of My Posts Went Away

Yes, I deliberately used affect, not effect. You’ll understand why in a minute. The Dunning-Kruger effect is a psychological phenomenon where people who are inexperienced tend to overestimate their expertise. Here’s a for instance. Let’s say you wanted to recreate the lovely mini quiche Husbeast is holding in the picture below. As a novice cook, …