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February 28th, 2007
Episode 62 of 306 episodes
This week, Skepticality nears the end of its Amazing Meeting 5Âwrap-up. Derek & Swoopy are honored to sit down with retiredÂLieutenant Colonel Hal Bidlack PhD, who is one of the warmestÂpeople in skepticism. Hal discusses not only his Master ofÂCeremonies role at past and future Amazing Meetings, but also hisÂrole as an Alexander Hamilton scholar and his own future careerÂin politics. Then, Swoopy interviews Aussie educators Kylie Sturgess and Michael McRae about their work in bringing skepticism and critical thinking into their classrooms.