Quickies: Homeopathy Recalled for Containing Medicine, Sloth Exists for 45 Years

Amanda is busy working undercover in The Vatican, where she hopes to find out once and for all what the Pope wears under his robes. In the meanwhile, I have taken over the Quickies!


Rebecca Watson

Rebecca leads a team of skeptical female activists at Skepchick.org. She travels around the world delivering entertaining talks on science, atheism, feminism, and skepticism. There is currently an asteroid orbiting the sun with her name on it. You can follow her every fascinating move on Twitter or on Google+.

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    1. The very definition of “radical” is something that is at the root of, or fundamental to, a person or thing. It can also mean something that is in the extreme. Creationist beliefs absolutely are radical in both of these uses.

  1. How is it that we manage to make thousands of species go extinct every year without even trying and yet we still have mosquitoes? How has this not become an issue of global cooperation? Can we not all get behind exterminating these awful disease bags? Even if we have to nuke the planet from orbit and recolonize an irradiated hell-scape and subsist off lab-grown algae, wouldn’t that be worth it to get these murderous, buzzing mother-fuckers out of our faces?

    Vote ALT3 in 2016. Trillions will be spent, billions will die, but I PROMISE I will rid us of mosquitoes, whatever the cost.

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