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Welcome to the Skepticism, Science & Pseudoscience Group 0 laconicsax Feb 2012 Dec 2011 8 4847
Derek Lowe's reaction to Panera's dopey (and misleading) sodium benzoate ad campaign 0 ProfessorPlum Monday Monday 4 180
Article on Midichlorians gets published 5 Dr. Strange Saturday Saturday 12 494
The anti-vaxxers are bad enough... 2 Archae Jul 18 Jul 18 0 578
On the subject of UFOs 9 LSFL Jul 7 Jul 16 0 1448
Freeze-Dried Placenta Pills Linked to Newborns Dangerous Bacterial Infection 3 HAB911 Jul 4 Jul 11 4 1488
Wisconsin state congressman wants to give more money to chiro-quacks... 2 Archae Jul 3 Jul 3 1 592
People are apparently injecting themselves with other people's blood 2 HAB911 Jul 2 Jul 2 5 1542
Green Bay TV news does a puff piece on a "pet psychic..." 1 Archae Jul 2 Jul 2 0 583
"Bio-frequency healing stickers" to put on your skin. $120 for a pack of 24. What a bargain. 6 DetlefK Jun 22 Jun 28 3 1508
Pssst... Wanna read some really crazy shit? 8 DetlefK Mar 2017 Jun 26 1 2562
Oh. My. Word. Negative ion "health" bracelets are made with radioactive materials. 6 eppur_se_muova Jun 17 Jun 26 8 1750
Parents convicted in son's death linked to alternative diet 5 HAB911 Jun 15 Jun 15 3 1016
Gwyneth Paltrow admits she has no idea what she's selling on her site. 0 progressoid Jun 15 Jun 15 1 1609
Science, vs blind belief... 1 Archae Jun 10 Jun 15 8 2383
The 5 rules of success for highly effective lifestyle gurus 1 progressoid Jun 3 Jun 3 6 3586
Longing for a reason to discriminate other people, Japan simply invents one. 6 DetlefK May 29 May 29 7 3213
William Shatners Tweets Are a Classic Case of Misinformation Spread 2 progressoid May 1 May 21 0 3428
The unbearable wrongness of Gwyneth Paltrow 3 progressoid Apr 2017 May 20 6 6624
The Mad King of Juice: Inside the Dysfunctional Origins of Juicero 1 friendly_iconoclast May 19 May 19 1 3089
An oldie but a goodie: The Red Flags of Quackery. 2 progressoid May 1 May 12 7 3423
San Diego woman dead after turmeric IV infusion 4 progressoid Mar 2017 May 3 1 4566
(UK) Vegan mother forced by High Court to vaccinate her children 4 progressoid Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3514
Foundation for Reason and Science w/ Robyn Blumner 1 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3414
Lie-proof your life with Carl Sagans baloney detection checklist 2 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 3621
If You Get a Call From a 473 Area Code, Its Probably a Scam 3 HAB911 Mar 2017 Apr 2017 3 700
Remember back when guys like this stood on streetcorners and yelled at clouds? 2 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 4749
Guy suing a "naturopath" shoots and kills the quack.. 7 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1723
Bizarro Comics Dan Piraro incurs the wrath of anti-vaxers 4 SaintLouisBlues Mar 2017 Mar 2017 13 1559
LTE, Guardian (UK): "No evidence to back idea of learning styles" 2 friendly_iconoclast Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 459
Belle Gibson misled public with cancer claims, judge says 3 LeftishBrit Mar 2017 Mar 2017 3 571
"Liberation" Therapy debunked 2 uriel1972 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 976
No, You Shouldn't Question Everything 4 progressoid Aug 2016 Mar 2017 1 941
Why do people hate science? 22 Archae Aug 2016 Mar 2017 2 1332
Google delists Mike Adams Natural News website. 2 progressoid Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 879
A nice summation 1 Orrex Mar 2017 Mar 2017 2 792
A local psychic is on Facebook offering $20 off on psychic readings 6 Orrex Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 472
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Iggo Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 187
The evidence for vaccine safety is abundant. That will be $100,000, please. 0 progressoid Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 544
During one of our arguments on vaccines, I saw this guy and his web site used... 0 Archae Feb 2017 Feb 2017 2 564
Television Signals Are Being Used To Implant Intergalactic Demon Viruses In Americans 9 HAB911 Feb 2017 Feb 2017 4 698
Did you know that mammographies cause breast-cancer in the first place? 4 DetlefK Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 507
I subscribe to eSkeptic, and 1 frogmarch Jan 2017 Feb 2017 1 2200
Too strange to be coincidence 3 Orrex Jan 2017 Jan 2017 5 2394
Hollow Earth! 6 progressoid Jan 2017 Jan 2017 0 713
Trump meets with vaccine skeptic Robert Kennedy Jr. 5 muriel_volestrangler Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 847
A conspiracy theory to befuddle the anti-vaxxers: 2 trotsky Jan 2017 Jan 2017 2 842
Fake Medical Journals Are Spreading, And They Are Filled With Bad Science 1 progressoid Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 409
The top science boobs of 2016... 1 Archae Dec 2016 Jan 2017 0 1625
Top 5 Chemistry Fails by the Food Babe 3 progressoid Dec 2016 Jan 2017 4 1789
Essential oils, vaccines 4 gollygee Dec 2016 Jan 2017 0 1608
Top 10 Retractions of 2016 0 kristopher Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 1573
Don't miss "Skeptic on a stick"! 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 2 356
Abusing Science You Dont Understand 0 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 3 1160
We still Need Better Communication on GMOs (and science) 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 476
Anti-vaxxers try to explain away the successes of vaccination... 0 Archae Dec 2016 Dec 2016 3 1222
Mother stands trial after 7-year-old son dies from strep infection she treated with dandelion tea 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 2 410
While DU was down, I ran across this anti-GMO and anti-vaxx kook. 2 Archae Nov 2016 Dec 2016 1 452
“Health Ranger” Sells Remedy for Disease He Doesn’t Think Exists 2 HuckleB Jun 2016 Dec 2016 2 638
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine 2 HuckleB Jun 2016 Dec 2016 1 616
Trump Transition Team Is All Tied Up With Anti-Gay Pseudoscience 2 HAB911 Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 639
The anti-GMO kooks in Hawaii have lost out again... 0 Archae Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 524
How to make lots of money for nothing, legally? 2 Archae Sep 2016 Nov 2016 4 902
"Psychic" has terrific excuse for all the failures... 3 Archae Oct 2016 Nov 2016 2 615
Incentives Vs. Information: Why the Best Science isn’t Always Published 2 kristopher Nov 2016 Nov 2016 2 444
Study: Sugar Industry Secretly Paid Harvard Researchers to Blame Fat for Health Risks 21 kristopher Sep 2016 Nov 2016 2 1453
Anti-vaxx kooks don't like these facts... 3 Archae Nov 2016 Nov 2016 1 426
When Soda Makers Fund Studies, Links to Obesity Weaken 0 kristopher Nov 2016 Nov 2016 0 383
Invitation to General Discussion: "Broken Promises of GMO Crops" 8 JackRiddler Oct 2016 Nov 2016 0 818
Just how much total bullshit is on the Internet? 3 Archae Sep 2016 Oct 2016 1 558
"We don't like that the evidence fails to support our beliefs, so we want you to stop talking about 4 progressoid Sep 2016 Oct 2016 2 663
Yes, I did it. 1 progressoid Oct 2016 Oct 2016 2 519
What's the harm? 1 Orrex Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 345
Henry Jeffreys: No, having cancer did not heal my life 3 LeftishBrit Oct 2016 Oct 2016 2 488
"molecular hydrogen, the very small particles, not the big ones that can cause,like, explosions " 13 progressoid Aug 2016 Oct 2016 0 934
How Norway Became an Anti-GMO Powerhouse 1 progressoid Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 470
"Psychics" completely blow it. Again. 3 Archae Oct 2016 Oct 2016 5 540
Anti-GMOer Latham Attacks Kevin Folta With Trumpish Dishonesty 9 HuckleB Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 624
Interesting find on a local Goodwill bookshelf 2 Orrex Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 570
Russian hackers 10 Orrex Jul 2016 Oct 2016 2 833
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