Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Link roundup

1. "On Monday, Wired announced that it will soon restrict the 20 percent of its readers who currently use ad blocking software from accessing its web content"

2. "Reasons I Would Not Have Been Burned As A Witch In The Early Modern Era No Matter What I Would Like To Believe About Myself And Would Have In Fact Been Among The Witch-Burners"

3. "A Skeptic Infiltrates a Cruise for Conspiracy Theorists"

The people on the cruise tended to be there with a primary focus on one or two big issues. They were there to learn about vaccines. Or they were there to find out more about astrology. But they were interested in everything else. I didn’t talk to anybody who wasn’t willing to kind of go outside their comfort zone.