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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Quickies

Global Quickies: Germany Votes for Love, Museum Celebrates Pride, and Fines for Hate Speech

GERMANY “German MPs have voted in favour of legalising same-sex marriage, prompting joyous and unusual scenes in parliament as Green party politicians tossed glittered confetti across the chamber and gay …

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Science

How YOU Can Help Scientists Combat Global Warming

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: This past weekend, the nice folks at the California Academy of Sciences invited me to join their “Snapshot Cal Coast” initiative, …

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