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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Quickies

Global Quickies: Hate-Bus Arrives in Chile, Hijab While Driving, and Sexism in Airlines

AFGHANISTAN / USA “Six Afghan teenage girls are to compete in person in a global robotics competition in Washington on Sunday after the US reversed a decision not to grant …

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Anti-Science

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Scammy Goop Tries to Attack an Actual Doctor

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: “Goop” is Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle website where she adds her stamp of approval to all manner of stupid pseudo-medical bullshit, from …

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Meta Stuff

It’s the Skepchick Sundaylies! How Not to Grade, Dealing with an Empty Nest, Surviving Super-Armor, and more!

Sunday Funny: Existence proof. (via xkcd) Teen Skepchick Making America Great Again: Denying Buttons to the Poor Hating the poor is an American tradition. Mad Art Lab Power-Armor Punch-Up Would …

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Quickies

Global Quickies: Pregnant Teen’s Rights, Abortion Rights, and White Monopoly

TANZANIA “Women’s group joined forces on Thursday against Tanzania’s ban on pregnant pupils in state schools, saying education was a girl’s best shot at success.” HONDURAS “Honduras is on “red …

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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 …

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