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Episode 61: Bullshit, Misinformation, and What to Do About It (with Gord Pennycook)

Episode 61: Bullshit, Misinformation, and What to Do About It (with Gord Pennycook)

Update: 2021-01-27
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Psychologist Gordon Pennycook joins the show to talk bullshit and misinformation. What is bullshit, and why do some people fall for it more than others? Why does misinformation spread so readily, and what can be done to stop it?



Plus: Yoel asks some perfectly reasonable questions about COVID's origins, and Mickey indulges in some Canadian content.

Special Guest: Gordon Pennycook.

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Episode 61: Bullshit, Misinformation, and What to Do About It (with Gord Pennycook)

Episode 61: Bullshit, Misinformation, and What to Do About It (with Gord Pennycook)

Yoel Inbar, Michael Inzlicht, and Alexa Tullett