->''"In movies and TV series about the paranormal, the stereotypical "skeptic" figure always seems to convert into a believer by the end. And why does this occur? Well, because in ''fiction'', the author can control the laws of nature, and in these fictional narratives (which show an abundant lack of creativity), the supernatural always turns out to be ''real''."''
-->-- '''Chris Mooney''', [[http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/intersection/2007/06/25/hollywoods-offensive-and-deeply-unoriginal-skeptic-conversion-narrative/ 'Hollywood's Offensive and Deeply Unoriginal "Skeptic Conversion" Narrative']]