Daily Archives: December 18, 2010

Most Telling

(Ed. Note. Update: Senate Repeals DADT) This morning, the Senate voted for cloture on the bill repealing Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. Six Republicans voted in favor of cloture: Susan Collins (ME) Olympia Snowe (ME) Mark Kirk (IL) Lisa Murkowski (AK) … Continue reading

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Conspiracy Theory Detector

Michael Shermer over at Scientific American Blogs has just posted an entry called “The Conspiracy Theory Detector” where he offers a heuristic for testing a conspiracy theory: bullshit or not? We here at 538 Refugees are fascinated by conspiracy theories, … Continue reading

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