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Most of my contrarian views from the 1980s are now kind of broadly accepted.AI pioneer Geoff Hinton: “Deep learning is going to be able to do everything”|Karen Hao|November 3, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Cheney credibly demonstrates that the contrarian Congressman Randolph fed Monroe’s jealousy of the coequal relationship Madison enjoyed with Jefferson.Four presidents who put Virginia’s stamp on early America|Andrew Burstein|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
Joining NOAA as the “Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Environmental Observation and Prediction” is University of Delaware Professor David Legates—a well-known contrarian who rejects the science of human-caused climate change.Climate science contrarian installed in upper-level NOAA position|Scott K. Johnson|September 16, 2020|Ars Technica
It’s somewhat of contrarian stance given most advertisers who buy ads on Amazon also sell products there.‘Amazon is a brand play for us’: How Buick is building a long-term partnership around Amazon’s ad business|Seb Joseph|September 10, 2020|Digiday
His willingness to be a contrarian has manifested itself in other areas of his life.
Instead of decorating every face on the street, Google Glass hit a contrarian rip tide.You Were Wrong About Miley & Bitcoin: 2014’s Failed Predictions|Nina Strochlic|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two male journalists, one conservative and one contrarian, were to debate abortion at Oxford University earlier this week.
Sen. Rand Paul, however, resisted gushing--in keeping with his contrarian brand.Kissy-Face The Nation: Washington’s Power Elite Smooch Bob Schieffer|Lloyd Grove|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Taylor also said the contrarian nature of the study will likely bring added attention to a field still very much being charted.Playing Violent Video Games Makes You a Better Person, Study Says|Kevin Zawacki|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sometimes Christopher is called a “contrarian,” but I never thought that label was right.
Immo contrarian., ni fallor, Christiana antiquitas tenuit doctrinam.The History of Freedom|John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
British Dictionary definitions for contrarian
- a contrary or obstinate person
- (as modifier)a contrarian investor; contrarian instincts