The effectiveness of tin foil hats is disputable,For. The. Win.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Today's Dose of Awesome: The Origin of the "Tin Foil Hat"
It occurred to me to wonder how foil came to be associated with paranoia and delusions (as indeed, it played a role in my own psychotic depressive episode). So I looked it up on Wikipedia. They have a short article about the foil hat meme, including the following sentence: