Jim Weatherall, a logic and philosophy professor at UC Irvine said he and colleague [UCI Professor] Cailin O’Connor have found that a belief in misinformation isn’t always linked to intelligence or education about a particular topic. Instead, he said, people … tend to believe demonstrably false information if it is coming from people they trust who also are members of their shared social network.
Orange County GOP promotes event featuring Judy Mikovits of ‘Plandemic’ fame
The Orange County Register, Jan. 19, 2022
January 19, 2022