Episode #769

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        Skeptical Quote of the Week.

        ‘Having equal rights does not mean having equal talents, equal abilities, or equal knowledge. It assuredly does not mean that ‘everyone’s opinion about anything is as good as anyone else’s.’ And yet, this is now enshrined as the credo of a fair number of people despite being obvious nonsense.’ Tom Nichols, ‘The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters’