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Bad Chart Thursday: Anti-Abortion “Logic” in One Terrible Chart

You know, there are a few things the anti-abortion crowd is really good at–holding down the shift key when they type; consistently blurring the line between fact and fiction (most …

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Accessibility 101 Recap

Over the weekend I presented at Secular Women Work, and I was so psyched about my presentation that I wanted to share it with all of you as well. Accessibility. …

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Duggar Husband: Racism is Caused by Evolution, Solved by the Bible

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Links: http://whistlinginthewind.org/2012/05/03/terrible-parts-of-the-bible-part-5-racism/ http://www.livescience.com/1429-chimps-evolved-humans.html Sorta transcript: The Duggars may have had their reality show, 2 billion kids and counting, cancelled because of one of …

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DNA Reveals US President Even Worse Than We Thought

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: At the start of the 1920s, Warren G. Harding was one of the most popular US presidents who had ever served. …

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We Need Your Help to Reach Anti-GMO Celebs

I’m going to assume that you’ve all heard one or more of these names: Gwyneth Paltrow, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ginnifer Goodwin, Sarah Gilbert, Jillian Michaels, Jordana Brewster.  I’d imagine that …

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Skepchick Book Club: Ready Player One

Note: details about next month’s book are at the bottom of this post.  Welcome back to the Skepchick Book Club! This month we read Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Honestly, …

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Why the Sesame Street-HBO Deal is a Good Thing

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Sesame Street, the public television show that has taught little kids to count, write, and tell near from far for 45 …

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So Your Partner was on Ashley Madison. DTMFA.

I’m in a cab late at night making conversation with the typically chatty driver; I realize I’ve lost my keys and have to find a place to crash. Texting frantically, …

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