Skepticism

Bad Chart Thursday: Halloween Edition

Boo! Whoops, did I make you jump? Sorry about that – just having a little Halloween fun here! Gosh, I love how much everyone loves Halloween. It’s a time when …

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Skepticism

PBJs, Nail Polish, Barrels of Crabs: The Week(s) in Startup Sexism

There’s so much to say about startups and sexism! In the past few weeks, several items have surfaced that continue to reveal not just the deep-seated sexism in tech, but …

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Paula Deen and Donuts
Skepticism

Paula and Rachel

“And I tell you what, if there’s anyone out there that has never said something that they wish they could take back, if you’re out there, please pick up that …

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Cloudy with a chance of baby
FeaturedParentingSkepticism

It’s Thursday. Do You Know the Texture of Your Cervical Mucus?

Have you ever wanted to have a baby, but weren’t quite sure how? Never fear, Max Levchin, cofounder of PayPal and Slide, is using his expertise in processing payments and …

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Insufferable douchebags make things amazing
FeminismSkepticism

Everything Sucks, but Not How You Think

Dave McClure might not be a familiar name in the skeptic community, but he’s pretty well known in tech. A self-described “late bloomer,” he’s a guy who held various software …

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Crowdfunding Religion
ReligionSkepticism

IndieUhOh: Crowdfunding Exotic Vacations–err, Religious Missions?

Ah, the wisdom of crowds! Two heads are better than one, so hundreds of heads must be super friggin’ smart. As we know from experience, people getting together always results …

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Skepticism

MZ Phone Home: Preaching Facebook to the World

It’s not a Facebook phone, exactly, but the new Facebook Home is a home screen experience and app launcher that makes your phone all about people instead of all about …

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Flood Mutations
Anti-ScienceSkepticism

The Best Bad Chart You Could Hope For

Lo, once again it is bad chart Thursday, and this week the chart “creation” (too easy!) has been done for us. Behold: It’s the best bad chart of all time! …

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