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July 14th, 2009
Episode 124 of 306 episodes
This week on Skepticality, Derek & Swoopy recap The James RandiEducational Foundation's Amazing Meeting 7 conference, which took place this past weekin Las Vegas, Nevada. Derek recounts his many adventures as a TAM7 attendee, including hisinterviews and discussions with TAM Guests including Ray Hyman, JenniferOullette and MythBuster Adam Savage. Looking at this epic convention in a new way,Swoopy shares her impressions of following the conference from home viasocial networking websites such as Twitter, Facebook and uStream.
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