This week on The Virtual Skeptics:
- Bob gets cold, dead, enormous feet;
- Eve addresses concerns that she’s too easy on Creationists;
- And Tim’s getting app happy.
The panel this week is (left to right) Brian Gregory, Tim Farley, Robert Blaskiewicz and Eve Siebert.
The Pope said some interesting things this week. What notable public statement did the Pope make on October 31, 1992? (i.e. on Halloween 1992)
Tim’s segment (at 4:24)
USA Today Political Ad Tracker
Bob’s segment (at 11:53)
Brian’s segment (at 23:17)
Softbank Pepper https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxPWyuiBQ-c
Eve’s segment (at 34:26)
ScienceInsider: Creationism conference at large US research university causes unease http://news.sciencemag.org/education/2014/10/creationism-conference-large-u-s-research-university-stirs-unease
Origin Summit http://www.donotlink.com/ca5y
Creation Summit http://www.donotlink.com/ca5z
Announcements (at 49:14)
Tim has a segment on this week’s Skepticality episode, “Death Business”
Eve has a new post on Insight at skeptic.com, on the subject she discussed on last week’s show, Kirk Cameron vs. Halloween.
Eve’s TAM 2013 Sunday Papers talk is up on YouTube.
Also the TAM 2013 Skepticism across the Curriculum workshop featuring Bob, Eve, Miranda Celeste Hale and Peter Boghossian has been posted.
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