187. Michael Shermer | Why people believe weird things

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Michael Shermer has gained prominence and renown as the founding publisher of Skeptic Magazine, which investigates pseudoscience and supernatural claims. He’s written more than a dozen books, and often takes part in debates about religion and magical thinking, and all that sort of stuff.

Michael Shermer links:

GET HIS NEW BOOK, CONSPIRACY: https://www.amazon.com/Conspiracy-Why-Rational-Believe-Irrational/dp/1421444453

https://michaelshermer.com/books/

https://michaelshermer.substack.com

https://twitter.com/michaelshermer

Andrew Gold links:

http://youtube.com/andrewgold1

http://instagram.com/andrewgold_ok

http://twitter.com/andrewgold_ok

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