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Skepticism

In Which I React to Tom Flynn, With Help From Nicki Minaj

Last night I read Tom Flynn’s post on the use of the pronoun “their/they/them” as a non-gendered singular pronoun. He picked a nit, to use his parlance, with the use …

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Ferguson Community Continues To Demonstrate Over Police Shooting Death Of Michael Brown
Skepticism

What Ferguson Can Teach Journalists

One of my many takeaways from Ferguson coverage over the last two weeks has been a confirmation of a suspicion I’ve held for awhile: journalists have more than earned their …

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Skepticism

The Wishing Machine

If only I had known years ago that stroking my stick plate would make wishes come true. Thankfully, Joshua P. Warren is here to tell us all about stroking stick …

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ScienceSkepticism

Go ahead, drink your Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte!

People love Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte. A lot. This beverage has its own twitter account with nearly 78,000 followers. When Starbucks announced they would start selling this seasonal beverage early, people lost their …

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Skepticism

Extraordinary Claims Require Extraordinary Evidence – Except in Rape Claims?

Support more videos like this at Patreon! No Gods No Masters tee available on Skeptical Robot (remember to take 50% off with code hellyeah50 at checkout)! Transcript: In a previous …

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Global Quickies: Ebola, Satan and Strange Protocols

BELGIUM The Chief of Protocol for the city of Brussels has been arrested for taking off the full-face veil of a Qatari princess after she asked him for directions. She …

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Skepticism

Throwing Cold Water on the Ice Bucket Challenge

L’il Darwin Tee available here! Use code “hellyeah50″ to get 50% off your entire order! Donate to the ALS Association here. Support more videos like this on Patreon. Transcript: The …

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FeaturedSkepticism

New Video: Rob Schneider Offers Ignorant, Unwanted Opinion on Robin Williams

Sorry about the quiet audio on this one! Next will be better, promise. Support more videos like this on Patreon. Here’s a close-enough transcript: The world lost a great man …

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