This week on the Virtual Skeptics
- Bob makes fun of a pudgy Texan;
- Eve shamelessly shills for Shakespeare;
- Sharon returns to Siberia via a damaged airplane;
- Tim completely wings it…
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This is the Virtual Skeptics; A hour of discussion of the latest interesting skeptical news bits. “It’s like Meet the Press, but with chupacabras”
Weekly, Wednesday, 8pm ET – Google+ Hangout ON AIR
(Show notes and links below)
This Week’s Panel
- Bob Blaskiewicz – CSI’s Conspiracy Guy web columnist, blogger for Skeptical Humanities and Swift Blog contributor
- Eve Siebert – Editor and blogger at Skeptical Humanities and contributor to Skepticality
- Sharon Hill – Editor of Doubtful News and author of the CSI’s Sounds Sciencey web column
- Tim Farley – JREF Fellow, founder of Skeptools, Skepticality contributor and creator of What’s the Harm.
- …and we have a special guest, the outreach coordinator for the James Randi Educational Foundation, Brian Thompson.
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