“There were cosmic radiation lines there which were very bad because one of the lines went through a graveyard.” – Bent Egil Albrechtsen, self-proclaimed clairvoyant
Crop Circles (a.k.a. Crop Formations), when done correctly, are beautiful. Shapes and patterns made by the flattening of tall grasses, they are impressive in both their design and scale. They have the added bonus of being an excellent visual exercise in how to be skeptical about supernatural claims.
Human have proven themselves capable of incredible ideas and accomplishments. Unfortunately, we’re equally good at turning out some really bad and unscientific ideas. Here are five more instances where we continue to prove ourselves equally incredible when it comes to being ridiculous.
Halloween is on the horizon, and we are once again inundated with stories from and/or about people who really do believe that ghosts, goblins, devils, vampires, and zombies (among other “scary” things) are real. As such, there is no shortage of ridiculous comments to suffer. Please suffer with me, here are five doozies!