This week on the Virtual Skeptics
- Bob has already got one, you see, and it’s verry nice!;
- Eve finds the Gospel of the Virgin Mandy;
- And Tim is back from camp.
Skeptic Trivia question
In May 2009 there were two court rulings regarding skeptics’ use of particular words, one involving one word in England and another one with a different word in Holland. What were the two words?
Brian’s segment (at 4:05)
R2G2: Creepy snake-bot
Adults don’t trust robots with kids
Eve’s segment (at 13:08)
Christian Askeland, Evangelical Textual Criticism, “The forgery of the Lycopolitan Gospel of John” http://evangelicaltextualcriticism.blogspot.de/2014/04/the-forgery-of-lycopolitan-gospel-of.html
Owen Jarus, Livescience: “‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ looks more and more like a fake” http://www.livescience.com/45328-gospel-of-jesus-wife-may-be-fake.html
Joel S. Baden & Candida Moss, CNN blogs: New clues cast doubt on ‘Gospel of Jesus’ Wife’ http://religion.blogs.cnn.com/2014/04/29/new-evidence-casts-doubt-on-gospel-of-jesus-wife/
Bob’s segment (at 25:10)
Science taking too much credit for itself: http://www.livescience.com/45285-how-egyptians-moved-pyramid-stones.html
The Irreverent Skeptics: http://irreverentskeptics.com/ancent-aliens/
Tim’s segment (44:11)
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