‘Extraordinary Claims Require Extraordinary Evidence.’

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It’s a quote first said, as near as I can tell, by Carl Sagan, and repeated by nearly every noteworthy skeptic who has followed in his footsteps:

“Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.”

I’m conflicted about it.

On the face of it, I think it’s a great quote, and one I wholeheartedly agree with.

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