Science

Razors – Weapons of Intellectual Self Defense in the Age of Bullshit

Have you ever been in an argument with someone who laid on the bullshit so thick you couldn't cut through it? Well Bullshido's here...

US Rep. Asks NASA if Mars Had Ancient Civilizations

It can be a real pain in the ass trying to cover the topic of scientific illiteracy without straying into politics, especially when there...

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...

Anecdotes Still Aren’t Evidence – Just Because Something “Works For You” Doesn’t Mean it Works

Sorry 'bout your cognitive deficiencies, bro. Melinda Wenner Moyer has gotten a lot of modern day hate mail--irate comments and messages via social media--right out...

“Your Presence Here Will Cause Babies to Die” – Doctor Storms Stage at Anti-Vaccine Conference

The paranoid anti-vaccine conspiracy movie "Vaxxed" is making its rounds in all the hippest circles of gullible mooks who believe Playboy models over medical...

Hoax Paper on “The Conceptual Penis” Published in Prominent Social Science Journal

Bullshido tends to steer clear of Social Science issues. This is partly because our mission is focused on things that are simultaneously both indisputable...

Musk Fudging the Numbers on his Solar Roof

It should be noted that we're huge fans of Elon Musk and his projects. But if you're going to play loose with the facts...

Belief in Demons is Harmful to Mental Health

With everything going on in the world today —war, terrorism, financial instability, Cheetos— why do people still bother worrying about made up boogeymen? People who...

FDA Drops Ban Hammer on Anti-Bacterial Soap

It's a dark day for germaphobes, and a good day for normal skin flora. In 2013 the US Food and Drug Administration gave companies a...

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36 – DMT and Psychedelics Without the BS

The podcast world (especially the bro-sphere) is overrun with ridiculous misinformation and BS about DMT and psychedelics in particular. We bring on an expert in the industry to discuss what is really going on, and why no, you're not seeing interdimensional space elves you dork.

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The Hard Problem of Consciousness for People Who Get Knocked Unconscious

Is the "mind" separate from the body? It certainly doesn't feel like that when you get KTFO. However...

35 We Don’t Talk About SAMBO

What is the state of the Russian martial art and sport, SAMBO, in light of the current war in Ukraine and all the associated considerations? David Dempsey comes on the show to discuss.