(Near) Quotation of the Day

“There should be a society against the abuse of quantum mechanics.”
Barbara Ehrenreich, author of Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America, said something very much like this during a Skeptics Society lecture at Cal Tech this afternoon. Whatever her exact words, the point is correct.

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  1. I first heard of her on Jon Stewart, but sadly, Stewart was too determined in his shtick to let her talk in full sentences. An interview with her by GRITtv however is less frenetic. I feel the same way and it’s nice to here that us “depressives” are fighting back with reality again. Yet… I can’t help but notice that the cycle of fundamentalism-to-reality-to-fundamentalism-again is artificially created by a certain two-party government that likes to put on drama to the entertain the masses out of outright revolt.

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