This week on the Virtual Skeptics
- Bob is not afraid to expose the Truth(™)
- Eve asks, “Are you my Mummy?”;
- Sharon is a Warrior Princess fighting the forces of evil
- And I want you all to write your congressman!
Bob’s adventures with 9/11 Truth: http://www.csicop.org/specialarticles/show/you_cant_handle_the_truthiness_a_night_out_with_the_9_11_truth_community/
ReThink911 Poll Results: http://www.donotlink.com/8E
A more complete video that shows what initiated the collapse of Building 7: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=XrnmbUDeHus
Doubtful News: Are you Grandpa’s Mummy? http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/08/are-you-grandpas-mummy/
Der Spiegel: German boy finds mummy in attic http://www.spiegel.de/international/zeitgeist/german-boy-finds-mummy-in-grandmothers-attic-a-914493.html
Doubtful News: German mummy was fake but real http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/german-mummy-was-fake-but-real/
Der Spiegel: Diepholz attic mummy contains human bones http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/diepholz-attic-mummy-contains-human-bones-a-920173.html
Spontaneous Human Com-busted: Heart attack http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/spontaneous-human-combustion-case-busted-heart-attack/
Uri Geller’s mystery letterbox http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/uri-gellers-mystery-letterbox/
Tacky egg ritual convinced people of evil spirits, gave psychic their money http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/tacky-egg-ritual-convinced-people-of-evil-spirits-gave-psychic-their-money/
A glut of ghost hunters http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/a-glut-of-ghost-hunters/
Did the ghost guide fake evidence? Don’t know, but it hardly matters. http://doubtfulnews.com/2013/09/did-the-ghost-guide-fake-evidence-dont-know-but-it-hardly-matters/
Tools for skeptics to monitor legislation http://skeptools.wordpress.com/2013/09/11/tools-monitoring-skeptic-legislation-us-govtrack-scout-sunlight/
H.R. 1757 Vaccine Study Safety Act info: https://scout.sunlightfoundation.com/item/bill/hr1757-113/vaccine-safety-study-act
H.R. 2817 Protect Patient Access to Quality Health Professionals Act https://scout.sunlightfoundation.com/item/bill/hr2817-113/protect-patient-access-to-quality-health-professionals-act-of-2013
Skeptic Trivia question (Tim)
Q: Eleven years ago on Monday, astronaut Buzz Aldrin punched moon landing denier after being harassed on the way from a speaking engagement. Where – in what city – did that happen?
A: Beverly Hills, California – at the entrance of the Luxe Hotel on Rodeo Drive.
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