In one of those odd coincidences that make theists see the hand of God in action, after posting the comment below, the very next article I read contained the definition of "mumpsimus":

"A mumpsimus is someone who obstinately clings to an error, bad habit or prejudice, even after they have been decisively and unambiguously proven wrong."

The article can be found here.

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Tomm Carr

Tomm Carr

A retired software engineer who hates retirement with a passion. My hobbies are economics, philosophy and futurism.

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