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Elephants Are Self-aware. Trumps Are Not.

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Back when I was just a baby teenaged magician, I had a friend who was a clown with Ringling Brothers. When I …

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Trump Nominates Ghost Hunter to be Judge

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: The Trump administration has made a lot of kooky appointments, and by “kooky” I mean “oh god we’re all going to die.” …

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Survey: People Hate Nazis but Love Nazi Ideology

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Why aren’t more people Nazis? That’s a question I never thought to ask myself until very recently, when I read about a …

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Popper and the Paradox of Tolerance

In the days since the recent tragedy in Charlottesville, there has been a new addition to the online/social-media meta-discourse on the problem of protected political speech in the context of …

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Alabama Monsters Try to Deny Raped 12-year old an Abortion

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: For all the horrible things happening on the national stage these days, it’s easy to miss some truly horrifying antics going on …

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Do Trans People Cost the Military More Money?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Donald Trump promised to be America’s most gay-friendly president ever, and he’s proven that by saving the lives of more than 15,000 …

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Bad Chart Thursday: Crime-Fighting Border Walls Cause Cancer

The justification for the border wall that Donald Trump wants to build at the US-Mexico border is that the wall would reduce crime. Though it’s well established that the immigrant …

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Justin Trudeau Endorses Bullshit Pseudoscience

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: As Barack Obama was ending his final term as president and we prepared for a semi-literate game show host to take …

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