"Never his mind on where he was, what he was doing." That was Yoda's complaint about Darth Vader, and the same can be said about a class of student pilots that I like to call over-analyzers.
I've seen it happen at all levels, from the private pilot-to-be all the way up to the new-hire airline trainee. The student knocks it out of the park in ground school, but things go sour once they get to the flying. Read More >>