Two Psychologists Four Beers

About the show

Two psychologists drink at least four beers while discussing news and controversies in science, academia, and beyond.

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Episodes

  • Episode 2: You're Not Wrong Walter, You're Just an A$$hole

    June 5th, 2018  |  1 hr 1 min
    beers, bullying, criticism, methodological terrorism, replication crisis, tone debate

    In this episode, Yoel and Mickey tackle problems of tone and incivility in online discussions of the scientific literature. What constitutes bullying and is the term abused to derail legitimate criticism? What is an ad hominem attack and when is it a fallacy?

  • Episode 1: In Search of the Campus Free Speech Crisis

    May 19th, 2018  |  1 hr 8 mins
    beers, campus politics, free-speech, heterodox academy

    In their first episode, Yoel and Mickey tackle the alleged free speech crisis on campus. Is there reason to worry or are reports of left-wing intolerance overblown? We take a closer look and talk about what we do and don't feel comfortable saying on campus.