Covidiots? Anti-Maskers? Plague Rats? We all know a few don’t we? This week we talk about some we’ve encountered and why they think the way they do. Also

Academic article : The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories

https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2020/02/why-do-people-believe-in-conspiracy-theories.html

https://www.sciencealert.com/here-s-why-incompetent-people-often-seem-so-confident

https://www.vox.com/science-and-health/2019/1/31/18200497/dunning-kruger-effect-explained-trump

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/06/9890825/wearing-mask-freedom-debate-anti-maskers-controversy


https://www.sciencealert.com/here-s-why-incompetent-people-often-seem-so-confident


https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/think-act-be/202005/why-are-masks-triggering-conflict-and-rage


https://www.google.com/url?client=internal-element-cse&cx=004670419000700275338:awvmugzmucm&q=https://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2020/07/tucker-carlson-claims-mask-wearing-has-no-basis-in-science/&sa=U&ved=2ahUKEwjD-ZWss8PqAhVSaq0KHSm-ApEQFjAAegQIABAC&usg=AOvVaw3dl7_yFnSf1MJ2Z5z23U_x