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Five key insights from American Gun for "Next Big Idea Club"

Panio Gianopoulous over at the Next Big Idea Club asked McWhirter and Elinson to present five key insights from American Gun: The True Story of the AR-15. What did they discover?

1. True innovators are hyper-focused on specific problems and see them in ways that conventional thinking hasn’t.

2. Inventors are often only fixated on the problems before them, not the long-term consequences of their inventions.

3. Ideas are cheap, creation is hard.

4. The moral responsibility of inventors is complicated.

5. Inventions inherently have unintended consequences.

You can read and listen here.


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