Scientists Think They're More Rational Than Other People - Scientific American

Rational. Logical. Realistic. But arrogant? People who are weary of Neil Tyson's overbearing pedantry and Bill Nye's snark will agree, but Simon Makin has read a study from Tillburg University proving scientists are prone to the same human foibles associated with their woo-peddling fortean counterparts. The same goes with skeptics who so earnestly believe everything they've read, there's no room for being skeptical of themselves. Hayley Steven tells us how those kinds of people she often meets at Skeptics In The Pub Helped Her Perfect Her "Bitch, Please" Face. (CS)

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