NPR Radio Show —
Tomorrow (May 26) I'm going to be a guest on an NPR show, Odyssey
, which is broadcast out of Chicago. Not that I'm going all the way to Chicago for the show. I'll be in the NPR studios in San Diego. The topic of the show will be "Falling for Hoaxes": From Piltdown Man to crop circles, history is littered with hoaxes that have grabbed headlines and fooled the public. So why do we keep falling for them?
(my answer: because we're idiots!)
The other guest will be a historian from UC Davis,…