The Morning Link: Insane Superstitions that are Still Influential

“As a society, we’re pretty good at spotting the difference between actual science and superstitious nonsense. But everybody’s got their weak points: Maybe you’re a totally rational human being who also happens to believe in alien abductions, ghost kidnappings or yeti carjackings. That’s OK. You’re not alone. Why, sometimes even courts and governments blur the line between reality and bullshit …”

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