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Comment: Sneaky scientists (Score 5, Funny) 371

by adamjv (#42806805) Attached to: Paper On Conspiratorial Thinking Invokes Conspiratorial Thinking
Isn't it obvious? The researchers paid dozens of bloggers to come up with these conspiracy theories. The blogs were used as evidence to support the hypotheses in the follow-up paper, which will earn the researchers enough cash to pay more bloggers. And so on.

It's kinda like the way McAfee and Symantec have secret programmers who strategically release new viruses when business is slow.

Nondeterminism means never having to say you are wrong.