This episode contains example after example of motivated reasoning. See if you can count them all!
Doubtful News stories discussed:
- Holiday week news – Giant snake, black bobcat, shark attack, O Tannerite!, Mother Nature Clickbait
- Chilean UFO
- Alien Claw
- Demon Tree
Or was it just a tree with a bad trim?
The Washington Post on Nibiru: Will the mysterious shadow planet Nibiru obliterate Earth in October? No.
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