We're tired of pertinent social and science news being buried by clap trap. Our podcast is here to bring you relevant, under reported current events, as well as in-depth discussions from a scientific, critical, skeptical, and humorous point of view. Derek and Swoopy are your hosts, filling your pod and your brain with skeptical insight and conversation, sometimes heated, on a plethora of topics that are ripe for critical examination. Bringing truth to podcasting, and all who choose to listen. In our travels we will tackle the beasts of pseudoscience; the paranormal, supernatural, ufo / alien encounters, mis-understood history, and overwrought legends - urban or otherwise. Our interview shows feature notable skeptics including; leading astronomy speakers, scientists, philosophy experts, and other scientific, secular, humanist, and skeptical book authors, and critical thinkers.
November 8th, 2011
Episode 188 of 306 episodes
An update from Scott Sigler about his newest book and a fun free give-away. Then Derek takes some time to sit down with AJ Mass, a staff writer for ESPN,and card dealer in Atlantic City, to discuss his new book 'How FantasySports Explains the World'. From the Last Supper to Star Wars, winningadvice about almost any facet of life can be found almost anywhere,especially when you pay attention to reality and the current known odds.