Blog Archives for January 2016

The Big Short: A Lesson in Financial Skepticism (film review)

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Benjamin Radford
January 15, 2016

The Academy Award-nominated film The Big Short is, at it heart, a tale about the importance of skepticism: demanding evidence, doing original research, and not just accepting what you’re told—even by “experts.” 

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Big Pharma Conspiracy Debunked

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Benjamin Radford
January 12, 2016

Does Big Pharma really prevent the publication of studies unfavorable to their popular drugs? A closer look.

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