2016-12-04: The Sunk Cost Fallacy

In this week’s podcast, Harrison and Jake talk about recording in-person, the sunk cost fallacy, Richard Spencer, the election results, the Pope, zipper merging, sacred cows, and lessons learned.
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2016-11-20: Ramble On

In this week’s podcast, Harrison, Jake and Joe talk about the election results, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, diabetes, the Bermuda Triangle, space travel, and audio issues.

2016-11-13: Sugar

In this week’s podcast, Harrison and Jake talk about voting, TCM, meteorology, sugar, High Fructose Corn Syrup, addiction, food documentaries, DNA, and the Bermuda triangle.
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2016-11-06: Skepticism 201

In this week’s podcast, Harrison and Jake talk about the show’s final episodes, Katie May, chiropractic, unfriending on social media, scientism, Skepchick, Rebecca Watson, elevatorgate, rape accusations, Exxon, the Great Barrier Reef, and devil’s milk.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9TpRfDdyU0

http://scienceblogs.com/insolence/2016/10/20/mystery-solved-chiropractic-manipulation-of-the-neck-did-cause-katie-mays-death-from-stroke/

https://gimletmedia.com/episode/9-forensic-science

http://www.innocenceproject.org/

http://www.snopes.com/racial/language/le-a.asp

http://www.theskepticsguide.org/

http://skepchick.org/

http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-1004-tavris-what-is-rape-20151004-story.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGMi0UtvTIc

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-18/exxon-decides-to-fight-new-york-s-climate-change-probe

http://www.outsideonline.com/2112086/obituary-great-barrier-reef-25-million-bc-2016

http://www.smh.com.au/technology/sci-tech/devils-milk-could-be-the-killer-ingredient-in-war-on-superbugs-20161014-gs29l5.html

2016-10-09: Scientism

In this week’s podcast, Harrison, Jake, and Joe talk about racism, heroin, vaccine-preventable diseases, chiropractic, scientism, Neil Degrasse Tyson, Kurt Vonnegut, climate change, and time crystals.
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2016-10-02: Joe and the Litmus Test

In this week’s podcast, Jake is absent, so Harrison performs a skeptical litmus test on Joe, where they talk about vaccines, psychics, ghosts, conspiracy theories, and more. *Spoiler alert for Zoolander 2*
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2016-09-25: Placebo

In this week’s podcast, Harrison and Jake talk about the illusion of explanatory depth, randomized controlled trials, placebos, placebo effects, alternative medicine, marijuana, and a Chinese satellite.

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