Tim Minchin In New Scientist

Are you on a mission for science?
I’m a gateway drug into philosophy and scepticism, because I’m the moron version of it. But I use terms like causation or confirmation bias that kids can go and look up if they’re interested. I refuse to hold a banner up too much, though. It’s incredibly obvious that I’m an atheist and a rationalist and a sceptic, but you won’t often hear me calling myself one. The longer I can just be quirky, wacky and arty in the public eye the better. I play piano and I make people cry, and people don’t walk out calling me an atheist. And that’s incredibly valuable, because I get to sneak in the message. It’s naughty really.

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About Kylie Sturgess

Kylie Sturgess is a former Philosophy teacher, media and psychology student, blogger at Patheos and podcaster at Token Skeptic. She has conducted over a hundred interviews including artists, scientists, politicians and activists, worldwide. She regularly presents a news and current affairs show on RTRFM's The Mag (tune in on Tuesdays!).
She’s the author of the ‘Curiouser and Curiouser‘ column at the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry website and travels internationally lecturing on feminism, skepticism, and science. She files her nails while they drag the lake.


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