But THIS guy, he might be for real!

Rebecca Watson

Rebecca is a writer, speaker, YouTube personality, and unrepentant science nerd. In addition to founding and continuing to run Skepchick, she hosts Quiz-o-Tron, a monthly science-themed quiz show and podcast that pits comedians against nerds. There is an asteroid named in her honor. Twitter @rebeccawatson Mastodon Instagram @actuallyrebeccawatson TikTok @actuallyrebeccawatson YouTube @rebeccawatson BlueSky

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  1. To be really honest, a third column is missing with "untested". Sadly, that's undoubtably the largest column, and it would obscure the point of the comic as well.

    But the mouseover-text already makes that clear anyway …

  2. Ha-ha! I have three of his t-shirts. I love the battle-cry "Stand back! I'm going to try SCIENCE!!"

    Yeah, I love XKCD. It was the Bad Astronomer who turned me on to him, long, long ago.

  3. I own 4 of his T-shirts (my favorite being "SCIENCE, it works bitches").

    I'm currently actually wearing the "my normal approach is useless here".

    I would link the shirts if his store hadn't been down for over a week now. I actually could have used the background radiation link from that first shirt for the discussion about the big bang with our new fundie friend.

    Woo in XKCD? Maybe I should pop on over and make a few comments in that thread.

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