Health

Belle Gibson, BS Nutrition Blogger Busted for Scamming Followers with Fake Brain Cancer

And it gets worse than that. Much Worse. It seems that the most reliable way to make a quick buck these days over social media...

EU Scientists Blast Homeopathy and Alternative Medicine

“There cannot be two kinds of medicine—conventional and alternative. There is only medicine that has been adequately tested and medicine that has not... ” The...

That Time When an AIDS Conspiracy Magazine Went Out of Business Because the Employees Died of AIDS

The universe may be indifferent to Human suffering, but it's also unforgiving of Human stupidity...at least it used to be. Modern medicine has done wonders...

Alex Jones Supplements Are Bullshit

In other news, water: wet, frog sexuality: undetermined. Following John Oliver's segment about Alex Jones and his ridiculous-yet-dangerous nonsense, a hero at Buzzfeed named Charlie...

Don’t Get Burned by BS “Eclipse Glasses”

The solar eclipse is happening August 21st and people are cashing in... at the expense of your eyeballs. Without proper eye wear, you can...

NHS to Stop Paying for Homeopathy

It's funny how running out of money prioritizes things that actually work. The cash-strapped UK's National Health Service is looking to save £250m a year,...

Bullshit Killed Steve Jobs

Instead of pursuing conventional treatment for his uniquely survivable form of cancer, Steve Jobs pursued "alternative" treatments, and had an alternative outcome: death.

Joe Rogan and SciBabe Team Up to Call BS on Chiropractic Pseudomedicine

Train by day, call BS by night... all day. Over the years, Joe Rogan's podcast has seen its share of bullshit, and not just by...

Vaccines Don’t Cause Autism, But Obese Moms Might

...although to be fair, no data exists to suggest a correlation between obesity and being an anti-vaxxer conspiracy nut. -ED First off, an admin note...

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32 Omicron and the End of the Covid Pandemic

The Omicron variant is all the rage in viruses, and Dr. Jason Goldsmith, Immunologist (MD, PhD), comes on the show to provide his genuinely...

Episode 31 – DUIs are BS

Drunk and intoxicated drivers are a risk to the public. But as attorney and Constitutional scholar, Derek Debus comes on the show to explain, the system for arresting and prosecuting DUIs is flawed at every level, creating incentives for bad police practices, and criminals out of innocent people.

Belief in Astrology Predicted by Narcissism and Lower Intelligence

Narcissism and a lack of intelligence predicts one's belief in Astrology. Who'd have guessed? (Not the horoscope section, that's for sure.)

30 Kyle Rittenhouse Trial and the Burning Danger of an Uninformed Public

Author of "Anatomy of a Catastrophe", Andrew Vaillencourt, comes on the pod to discuss the ongoing trial of Kyle Rittenhouse and the looming fate...