Skepticism

Global Quickies: Vaccinations in Italy, Bill to End Violence Against Women in Tunisia, and Homeopathy in the UK

WORLD “UN peacekeepers are sent to the most war-ravaged countries on Earth, ostensibly to help them transition to peace. But some stand accused of committing crimes against the very people …

READ MORE →
Skepticism

Would You Want to Know If You’re Dying?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Last year, I listened to an amazing episode of This American Life in which a Chinese-American woman told the story of her …

READ MORE →
PoliticsSkepticism

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 …

READ MORE →
Skepticism

Quack Accuses Dr. Oz of Ripping Him Off

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: If you know me at all, you know I like Dr. Oz about as much as I like Oprah, the woman who …

READ MORE →
Skepticism

Breatharians Claim to Live Without Food

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Can humans live without eating any food and only absorbing sunlight for energy? No. Case closed, let’s all go home. Next …

READ MORE →
Skepticism

Monsanto Doesn’t Cause Cancer!

Sorta transcript: People hate Monsanto, mostly because they’re a huge corporation that has a lot of power over our food supply, and that scares people. It especially scares people because …

READ MORE →
Skepticism

Global Quickies: Wonder Woman Chores, White Headscarves, and Compulsory Vaccinations in France

BELGIUM “Belgian cinema chain Kinepolis has been accused of being tone deaf with gift bags it gave to attendees of a women-only showing of Wonder Woman that contained several items …

READ MORE →
ScienceSkepticism

Will the Blood of Innocent Children Help You Live Forever? SCIENCE!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: WAS DRACULA ONTO SOMETHING??? That’s the intriguing question answered by The Daily Mail’s health section with an enthusiastic “YEP!” So what …

READ MORE →