Despite all the nasty blogs and even worse twitter battles, there remain shining examples of good skepticism and reasoned discussion… The first, is that I think most of what’s gone on the last month has been so unproductive and so damaging. Not damaging to the movement of skepticism, for it’s bigger than a few nasty blog writers. I mean it’s damaging to yourself. All that negativity and bile is not good for you. The saying ”You don’t change the devil, the devil changes you” is probably apropos. – Shoutouts to great skeptical blogs/podcasts
Cool! Head over to Shane’s blog ” to read the entire post and some lovely things he’s said about ICBSEverywhere, Skeptoid, Ben Radford and IDoubtIt News!In addition – I’m going to add this link as a check-this-out site: The Science of Magic, where magicians like Anthony Barnhart write blogposts featuring great links with critical commentary. Anthony Barnhart (aka, “Magic Tony”) is a doctoral candidate in cognitive psychology at Arizona State University in the United States and a part-time professional magician.
This is from their blog-post “Stay-At-Home FISM 2012: Cubic Act”, which features another great skeptical show, called Penn and Teller Fool Us.