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Welcome to the Skepticism, Science & Pseudoscience Group 0 laconicsax Feb 2012 Dec 2011 8 4886
Whatever happened to Sid Dithers? 2 Codeine Thursday Thursday 1 277
At last, people whose birth really was influenced by the movement of the planets 2 muriel_volestrangler Sep 14 Sep 14 3 884
Fun article, but then... 6 Orrex Sep 6 Sep 13 0 1027
Tylenol Releases New Black Bile Gel Caps For People With Unbalanced Humors 1 progressoid Sep 13 Sep 13 7 885
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine 5 HuckleB Jun 2016 Sep 8 1 1048
100 Common Myths & Misconceptions: The world's most widespread falsehoods - debunked 11 Mosby Sep 2 Sep 3 7 1253
Cells from a woman's belly fat were injected into her eyes. Within months, she was permanently blind 6 progressoid Sep 1 Sep 1 5 914
People are apparently injecting themselves with other people's blood 4 HAB911 Jul 2 Aug 31 5 2347
Julian Assange. Solar-eclipse-truther. 11 DetlefK Aug 22 Aug 23 4 2223
Flat-Earthers cite solar eclipse as proof why Earth must be flat. 6 DetlefK Aug 22 Aug 22 0 1842
The Eclipse Conspiracy (something doesnt add up) 10 progressoid Aug 18 Aug 18 7 4892
Tonight on PBS' "Frontline," they take on the anti-vaxxers. 2 Archae Aug 1 Aug 16 2 1750
The anti-vaxxers are bad enough... 5 Archae Jul 18 Aug 16 0 2355
"Health" crap sold on TV and the Internet... 1 Archae Aug 12 Aug 12 5 1857
Education Week reports on how DeVos' investment in "brain performance" company raises questions 4 HAB911 Aug 9 Aug 10 3 1555
Anti-vax movement prompts Brooklynites to withhold inoculations from their pets, vets say 9 muriel_volestrangler Aug 2 Aug 3 5 985
This is the sort of "arguments" the anti-GMO side uses... 1 Archae Aug 1 Aug 2 3 128
Derek Lowe's reaction to Panera's dopey (and misleading) sodium benzoate ad campaign 2 ProfessorPlum Jul 24 Jul 28 5 858
Article on Midichlorians gets published 5 Dr. Strange Jul 22 Jul 22 13 1717
On the subject of UFOs 9 LSFL Jul 7 Jul 16 0 1737
Freeze-Dried Placenta Pills Linked to Newborns Dangerous Bacterial Infection 3 HAB911 Jul 4 Jul 11 4 1597
Wisconsin state congressman wants to give more money to chiro-quacks... 2 Archae Jul 3 Jul 3 1 652
Green Bay TV news does a puff piece on a "pet psychic..." 1 Archae Jul 2 Jul 2 0 643
"Bio-frequency healing stickers" to put on your skin. $120 for a pack of 24. What a bargain. 6 DetlefK Jun 2017 Jun 28 3 1904
Pssst... Wanna read some really crazy shit? 8 DetlefK Mar 2017 Jun 26 2 2763
Oh. My. Word. Negative ion "health" bracelets are made with radioactive materials. 6 eppur_se_muova Jun 2017 Jun 26 8 1893
Parents convicted in son's death linked to alternative diet 5 HAB911 Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 1095
Gwyneth Paltrow admits she has no idea what she's selling on her site. 0 progressoid Jun 2017 Jun 2017 1 1659
Science, vs blind belief... 1 Archae Jun 2017 Jun 2017 8 2502
The 5 rules of success for highly effective lifestyle gurus 1 progressoid Jun 2017 Jun 2017 6 3655
Longing for a reason to discriminate other people, Japan simply invents one. 6 DetlefK May 2017 May 2017 7 3284
William Shatners Tweets Are a Classic Case of Misinformation Spread 2 progressoid May 2017 May 2017 0 3484
The unbearable wrongness of Gwyneth Paltrow 3 progressoid Apr 2017 May 2017 6 6763
The Mad King of Juice: Inside the Dysfunctional Origins of Juicero 1 friendly_iconoclast May 2017 May 2017 1 3146
An oldie but a goodie: The Red Flags of Quackery. 2 progressoid May 2017 May 2017 7 3486
San Diego woman dead after turmeric IV infusion 4 progressoid Mar 2017 May 2017 1 4643
(UK) Vegan mother forced by High Court to vaccinate her children 4 progressoid Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3584
Foundation for Reason and Science w/ Robyn Blumner 1 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3466
Lie-proof your life with Carl Sagans baloney detection checklist 2 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 3696
If You Get a Call From a 473 Area Code, Its Probably a Scam 3 HAB911 Mar 2017 Apr 2017 3 908
Remember back when guys like this stood on streetcorners and yelled at clouds? 2 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 4815
Guy suing a "naturopath" shoots and kills the quack.. 7 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1811
Bizarro Comics Dan Piraro incurs the wrath of anti-vaxers 4 SaintLouisBlues Mar 2017 Mar 2017 13 1633
LTE, Guardian (UK): "No evidence to back idea of learning styles" 2 friendly_iconoclast Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 523
Belle Gibson misled public with cancer claims, judge says 3 LeftishBrit Mar 2017 Mar 2017 3 646
"Liberation" Therapy debunked 2 uriel1972 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1024
No, You Shouldn't Question Everything 4 progressoid Aug 2016 Mar 2017 1 1002
Why do people hate science? 22 Archae Aug 2016 Mar 2017 2 1426
Google delists Mike Adams Natural News website. 2 progressoid Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 941
A nice summation 1 Orrex Mar 2017 Mar 2017 2 856
A local psychic is on Facebook offering $20 off on psychic readings 6 Orrex Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 531
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Iggo Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 217
The evidence for vaccine safety is abundant. That will be $100,000, please. 0 progressoid Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 582
During one of our arguments on vaccines, I saw this guy and his web site used... 0 Archae Feb 2017 Feb 2017 2 610
Television Signals Are Being Used To Implant Intergalactic Demon Viruses In Americans 9 HAB911 Feb 2017 Feb 2017 4 787
Did you know that mammographies cause breast-cancer in the first place? 4 DetlefK Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 589
I subscribe to eSkeptic, and 1 frogmarch Jan 2017 Feb 2017 1 2250
Too strange to be coincidence 3 Orrex Jan 2017 Jan 2017 5 2467
Hollow Earth! 6 progressoid Jan 2017 Jan 2017 0 818
Trump meets with vaccine skeptic Robert Kennedy Jr. 5 muriel_volestrangler Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 945
A conspiracy theory to befuddle the anti-vaxxers: 2 trotsky Jan 2017 Jan 2017 2 917
Fake Medical Journals Are Spreading, And They Are Filled With Bad Science 1 progressoid Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 469
The top science boobs of 2016... 1 Archae Dec 2016 Jan 2017 0 1661
Top 5 Chemistry Fails by the Food Babe 3 progressoid Dec 2016 Jan 2017 4 1830
Essential oils, vaccines 4 gollygee Dec 2016 Jan 2017 0 1678
Top 10 Retractions of 2016 0 kristopher Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 1614
Don't miss "Skeptic on a stick"! 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 2 407
Abusing Science You Dont Understand 0 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 3 1210
We still Need Better Communication on GMOs (and science) 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 517
Anti-vaxxers try to explain away the successes of vaccination... 0 Archae Dec 2016 Dec 2016 3 1272
Mother stands trial after 7-year-old son dies from strep infection she treated with dandelion tea 1 progressoid Dec 2016 Dec 2016 2 455
While DU was down, I ran across this anti-GMO and anti-vaxx kook. 2 Archae Nov 2016 Dec 2016 1 498
“Health Ranger” Sells Remedy for Disease He Doesn’t Think Exists 2 HuckleB Jun 2016 Dec 2016 2 673
Trump Transition Team Is All Tied Up With Anti-Gay Pseudoscience 2 HAB911 Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 695
The anti-GMO kooks in Hawaii have lost out again... 0 Archae Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 555
How to make lots of money for nothing, legally? 2 Archae Sep 2016 Nov 2016 4 953
"Psychic" has terrific excuse for all the failures... 3 Archae Oct 2016 Nov 2016 2 661
Incentives Vs. Information: Why the Best Science isn’t Always Published 2 kristopher Nov 2016 Nov 2016 2 485
Study: Sugar Industry Secretly Paid Harvard Researchers to Blame Fat for Health Risks 21 kristopher Sep 2016 Nov 2016 2 1640
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