“Do you think you are an above-average driver, as most people do? How do you compare with others as a parent? Are you better than most at dancing? Where do you rank in your capability to save humanity? Many of you will answer these questions incorrectly. For some of these skills, you will think you are better than you actually are. For others, you will think you are worse.” And in both cases, it’s pretty likely you’ll have answered wrong. (Full disclosure: I only self-scored well on driving.) NYT: You Are Not as Good at Kissing as You Think. But You Are Better at Dancing.