Unsolved Serial Killings Haunt NM; Where are the Psychics?

April 22, 2009

New Mexico has been stalked by a serial killer, dumping bodies in the desert. Why aren't psychics helping solve the crime?

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Taking Skeptical Activism to a New Level

April 07, 2009

A new guide for skeptical activism includes over 100 ideas for spreading critical thinking

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NJ UFO Hoax by Skeptics Proves Point But Raises Questions

April 02, 2009

Should skeptics hoax the public to prove a point, or is that a breach of ethics?

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Skeptical of the Skeptics: Questioning Conventional Wisdom

April 01, 2009

A comment about self-esteem research raises questions about challenging popular beliefs

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New “Knowing” Film Based on Numerology and Bible Code Pseudoscience

March 19, 2009

The new Nicolas Cage film "Knowing" has roots in numerology and the discredited Bible Code.

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Who’s “We,” White Man?  Or, The Media’s Mythical Majority

March 09, 2009

Lazy writers use phrases like "We are obsessed with celebrity" in news and media reports, making incorrect overgeneralizations

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Strange Responses to a Skeptical Article

March 03, 2009

Three readers commented on a recent skeptical article about the paranormal; none were very happy.

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Does Viewing Evidence of a Crime Injure the Victim?

February 24, 2009

The president of the NCMEC claims that viewing evidence of a crime re-injures the victim. Truth or hype?

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Borneo’s Lake Monster Photos: Legend Come to Life? Or Hoax?

February 19, 2009

I examine two new photos of a huge snake-like creature allegedly taken in Borneo.

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Kashi Food Developer Karen Moyer Discovers Vanilla!  (Stupid TV Commercial Spotlight)

February 13, 2009

In TV ads, Kashi food developer Karen Moyer travels the world searching for common spices! (Stupid TV Commercial Spotlight)

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