via Althouse: Yay! Skeptoid takes on my favorite target for debunking: The Myers-Briggs Personality Test.

Althouse: Yay! Skeptoid takes on my favorite target for debunking: The Myers-Briggs Personality Test..

You can listen and also read an episode transcript here. Excerpt:

It’s been found that 50% of test takers who retake it score differently the second time. This is because nobody is strictly an E or an I, for example, but somewhere in between. Many people are right on the border for some of the four dichotomies, and depending on their mood that day or other factors, may answer enough questions differently to push them over. Yet the results inaccurately pigeonhole them all the way over to one side or the other. This makes it possible for two people who are very similar to actually end up with completely opposite scores….

About time… I am surprised it has taken this long…