Token Skeptic Podcast – Interview With The Digital Cuttlefish

I have an interview with Chris Stedman on the way!

But to tide you over, here’s a little interview I conducted, as a special filler: Token Skeptic Podcast – Interview With Digital Cuttlefish

Cuttlefish are shy and elusive creatures; when necessary, they hide in their own ink. This particular cuttlefish has  chosen as its habitat the comment threads of science, religion, and news sites, where it feeds on the opinions of those who are emboldened by the cloak of internet anonymity. The Digital Cuttlefish is an atheist and a skeptic, and is madly, passionately in love with science. Their official site is at FreeThought blogs, at

Many thanks to my long-term listeners and new subscribers – this one is for you. Thanks for sticking with the show, for your donations, your feedback and for making it enjoyable to create an episode like this one every year.

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About Kylie Sturgess

Kylie Sturgess is a 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’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.

  • machintelligence

    As a reasonably long term reader of Digital Cuttlefish and thoroughly envious of someone who can write verse with such ease, I would like to hazard a guess the the cuttlefish is of the male gender (or if a conglomerate or hive mind, has at least one male component). That was a good use of voice camouflage software there.

  • Aratina Cage

    A full crab pot of misdirection, but it was enjoyable.

    • Kylie Sturgess

      YAY! That was the point – I wanted to have a cheerful, cute little joke, not anything negative, bitter or snarky. It’s just not me to do that kind of thing.