Many of us assume that our brains “think” in a sensible and logical way. However, in reality, psychologists have found that the human brain has a tendency to think in certain ways that make no sense. These “stupid” ways of thinking can result in one making wrong judgments and decisions in one’s daily life. One may not even realise that one’s brain is thinking in these ways. This completely free website explains, in a very easy to understand way, common types of “stupid thinking” that one’s brain may do. This will help you to recognise such thinking in yourself and change how you think.

Click on the button below to read about common types of stupid thinking that your brain may do. I am confident that this knowledge will help you to think better.


Negativity effect thinking

Confirmation bias thinking

Spotlight effect thinking

Magic wheel

All or nothing thinking

The illusion of truth thinking

Halo effect thinking

Sunk cost fallacy thinking

Rosy retrospection thinking

Anchor effect thinking

Online nastiness thinking

Dunning-Kruger effect thinking

Counterfactual thinking