Quotation: BS detectors disabled

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“Millions of unwary souls from every quadrant of Earth are swallowing a daily diet of quackery, conspiracy theory, bogus history and faux science. We haven’t just turned off our bullshit detectors, we’ve permanently disabled them.”

-Louis Bayard, in a Salon.com review of “Counterknowledge,” a book about conspiracy theories by Damian Thompson.

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