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Welcome to the Skepticism, Science & Pseudoscience Group 0 laconicsax Feb 2012 Dec 2011 8 5261
Functional Medicine 2 utopian Wednesday Wednesday 3 121
How's this for absolute woo? 4 Archae Wednesday Wednesday 1 172
"That isn't real." (toon) 1 DetlefK Tuesday Tuesday 6 260
The Encyclopedia af American Loons has a real dandy this time... 3 Archae Monday Monday 3 152
Oprah Winfrey for President? Does anyone remember all the pseudoscience and quackery shes promoted? 11 progressoid Jan 10 Jan 10 12 388
More really screwy conspiracy theories... 1 Archae Jan 8 Jan 10 0 168
Anyone care to critique this website ? 4 steve2470 Jan 3 Jan 3 0 217
Who are hollow Earthers? These conspiracy theorists think aliens and Nazis live inside Earth's core 8 Soph0571 Dec 28 Dec 28 0 212
Oh great... 3 Archae Dec 17 Dec 17 0 377
Some conspiracy theories have real consequences... 0 Archae Dec 13 Dec 13 2 180
A couple of the screwy things people believe... 4 Archae Dec 1 Dec 10 0 342
I have a serious question about the Flat-Earth theory. 5 DetlefK Dec 6 Dec 7 2 454
Doctor wins 2017 John Maddox prize for countering HPV vaccine misinformation 1 muriel_volestrangler Nov 30 Nov 30 6 227
Latest conspiracy theory, "The Las Vegas shooter wasn't alone and it's all a big cover-up!" 3 Archae Nov 23 Nov 27 0 956
new conspiracy theory linking GMOs with supposed campaign to 'eliminate Africans' 0 progressoid Nov 22 Nov 22 2 251
Flat-Earther to announce run for governor after shooting himself 1 mile into the air. 4 DetlefK Nov 21 Nov 21 2 396
One very, very important question about the moon-landing hoax... 7 DetlefK Nov 20 Nov 21 4 632
The Flat Earthers had their international conference yesterday and it was jaw-dropping 4 Soph0571 Nov 16 Nov 20 2 515
The Moon landing kooks now have "proof!" 6 Archae Nov 19 Nov 19 0 569
A lengthy post about "Mindfulness" 13 Orrex Nov 6 Nov 6 3 839
Someone needs to come out of the 11th century... 3 Archae Nov 4 Nov 5 3 595
I smell a scam here... 6 Archae Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 958
Michigan mom says she could face jail time for not vaccinating her son 2 progressoid Sep 2017 Oct 2017 0 1797
A GoFundMe-campaign to prove that the Earth is flat. 7 DetlefK Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 1191
Whatever happened to Sid Dithers? 2 Codeine Sep 2017 Sep 2017 1 1295
At last, people whose birth really was influenced by the movement of the planets 2 muriel_volestrangler Sep 2017 Sep 2017 4 1463
Fun article, but then... 6 Orrex Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 1367
Tylenol Releases New Black Bile Gel Caps For People With Unbalanced Humors 1 progressoid Sep 2017 Sep 2017 7 1129
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine 5 HuckleB Jun 2016 Sep 2017 1 1172
100 Common Myths & Misconceptions: The world's most widespread falsehoods - debunked 11 Mosby Sep 2017 Sep 2017 8 1898
Cells from a woman's belly fat were injected into her eyes. Within months, she was permanently blind 6 progressoid Sep 2017 Sep 2017 5 1241
People are apparently injecting themselves with other people's blood 4 HAB911 Jul 2017 Aug 2017 5 2541
Julian Assange. Solar-eclipse-truther. 11 DetlefK Aug 2017 Aug 2017 4 2682
Flat-Earthers cite solar eclipse as proof why Earth must be flat. 6 DetlefK Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 1961
The Eclipse Conspiracy (something doesnt add up) 10 progressoid Aug 2017 Aug 2017 7 5131
Tonight on PBS' "Frontline," they take on the anti-vaxxers. 2 Archae Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 1835
The anti-vaxxers are bad enough... 5 Archae Jul 2017 Aug 2017 0 2467
"Health" crap sold on TV and the Internet... 1 Archae Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 2217
Education Week reports on how DeVos' investment in "brain performance" company raises questions 4 HAB911 Aug 2017 Aug 2017 3 1663
Anti-vax movement prompts Brooklynites to withhold inoculations from their pets, vets say 9 muriel_volestrangler Aug 2017 Aug 2017 5 1107
This is the sort of "arguments" the anti-GMO side uses... 1 Archae Aug 2017 Aug 2017 3 217
Derek Lowe's reaction to Panera's dopey (and misleading) sodium benzoate ad campaign 2 ProfessorPlum Jul 2017 Jul 2017 5 990
Article on Midichlorians gets published 5 Dr. Strange Jul 2017 Jul 2017 13 1932
On the subject of UFOs 9 LSFL Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1896
Freeze-Dried Placenta Pills Linked to Newborns Dangerous Bacterial Infection 3 HAB911 Jul 2017 Jul 2017 4 1720
Wisconsin state congressman wants to give more money to chiro-quacks... 2 Archae Jul 2017 Jul 2017 1 744
Green Bay TV news does a puff piece on a "pet psychic..." 1 Archae Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 749
"Bio-frequency healing stickers" to put on your skin. $120 for a pack of 24. What a bargain. 6 DetlefK Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 2144
Pssst... Wanna read some really crazy shit? 8 DetlefK Mar 2017 Jun 2017 2 3445
Oh. My. Word. Negative ion "health" bracelets are made with radioactive materials. 6 eppur_se_muova Jun 2017 Jun 2017 8 2110
Parents convicted in son's death linked to alternative diet 5 HAB911 Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 1243
Gwyneth Paltrow admits she has no idea what she's selling on her site. 0 progressoid Jun 2017 Jun 2017 1 1760
Science, vs blind belief... 1 Archae Jun 2017 Jun 2017 8 3364
The 5 rules of success for highly effective lifestyle gurus 1 progressoid Jun 2017 Jun 2017 6 3783
Longing for a reason to discriminate other people, Japan simply invents one. 6 DetlefK May 2017 May 2017 7 3398
William Shatners Tweets Are a Classic Case of Misinformation Spread 2 progressoid May 2017 May 2017 0 3650
The unbearable wrongness of Gwyneth Paltrow 3 progressoid Apr 2017 May 2017 6 7052
The Mad King of Juice: Inside the Dysfunctional Origins of Juicero 1 friendly_iconoclast May 2017 May 2017 1 3334
An oldie but a goodie: The Red Flags of Quackery. 2 progressoid May 2017 May 2017 7 3591
San Diego woman dead after turmeric IV infusion 4 progressoid Mar 2017 May 2017 1 4804
(UK) Vegan mother forced by High Court to vaccinate her children 4 progressoid Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3720
Foundation for Reason and Science w/ Robyn Blumner 1 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3583
Lie-proof your life with Carl Sagans baloney detection checklist 2 HAB911 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 5 3816
If You Get a Call From a 473 Area Code, Its Probably a Scam 3 HAB911 Mar 2017 Apr 2017 3 1495
Remember back when guys like this stood on streetcorners and yelled at clouds? 2 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 4915
Guy suing a "naturopath" shoots and kills the quack.. 7 Archae Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1991
Bizarro Comics Dan Piraro incurs the wrath of anti-vaxers 4 SaintLouisBlues Mar 2017 Mar 2017 13 1856
LTE, Guardian (UK): "No evidence to back idea of learning styles" 2 friendly_iconoclast Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 624
Belle Gibson misled public with cancer claims, judge says 3 LeftishBrit Mar 2017 Mar 2017 3 760
"Liberation" Therapy debunked 2 uriel1972 Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1115
No, You Shouldn't Question Everything 4 progressoid Aug 2016 Mar 2017 1 1146
Why do people hate science? 22 Archae Aug 2016 Mar 2017 2 1594
Google delists Mike Adams Natural News website. 2 progressoid Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 1072
A nice summation 1 Orrex Mar 2017 Mar 2017 2 957
A local psychic is on Facebook offering $20 off on psychic readings 6 Orrex Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 682
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Iggo Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 286
The evidence for vaccine safety is abundant. That will be $100,000, please. 0 progressoid Feb 2017 Feb 2017 1 672
During one of our arguments on vaccines, I saw this guy and his web site used... 0 Archae Feb 2017 Feb 2017 2 701
Television Signals Are Being Used To Implant Intergalactic Demon Viruses In Americans 9 HAB911 Feb 2017 Feb 2017 4 925
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