Common sense would have told B.C. “Liberals” Liquified Natural Gas was a La-La Land dream – common sense should tell the NDP the same about a budget-balanced Victoria Commonwealth Games

Link: Geoff Johnson: Critical thinking is an essential skill

One doesn’t have to look far to find examples of how a lack of ability to think critically failed an unsuspecting population with unfortunate consequences.

Election promises that even a moment’s critical thought would have dismissed immediately are an excellent example. Some instances are just funny, as when Sarah Palin promised to stand by America’s North Korean allies or Newt Gingrich promised a moon colony.