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the part to pay attention to is at 21:50. i have an edited mp3 but it's ten mb i dunno if i can post it here. this is about Boston but it applies to the rampant pareidolia everywhere in regards to "conspiracies". "It's been the kind of week that leaves everyone looking for answers. But answers were hard to come by. Skeptic magazine editor-in-chief and author of The Believing Brain, Michael Shermer, joins us to discuss why people can be so susceptible to misinformation, conspiracy theories and jumping to conclusions. We also hear the story of student journalist Eric Twardzik, who found himself incorrectly identified as a suspect in the Boston bombings this week by radio host Jay Thomas. Twardzick's open letter to Jay Thomas was posted on Vice this week. http://www.cbc.ca/da...iracy-theories/ let it load and play it from here_______\/ http://podcast.cbc.ca/mp3/podcasts/day6_20130419_46247.mp3 http://en.wikipedia....nfirmation_bias http://www.michaelshermer.com/ (not plugging his books, just posting information.)