In which the Completely Unnecessary Skeptical Podcast does not endorse the stoning to death of false prophets.
And it was Dr Rachie, not Kylie Stugess. Sorry about that.
3. Woo Zealand
4. Siouxsie Rants About the Ponsonby News
5. Interview - Daniel Keogh aka Professor Funk
6. Quote and WOTD
In which we tackle the tricky debate about Ken Ring - is there merit in his earthquake and weather predictions? (The answer might surprise you...)
We also interview Steve Valentine, talk about integrating Alt Med into conventional medicine, new cancer cures and Nathan gets accused of being a conservative.
1. Noticeboard and email
3. Siouxsie Rants About the Ponsonby News
4. Woo Zealand
5. Interview - Steve Valentine
6. WOTD and Quote
Yet another super-guest-star coup for The Completely Unnecessary Skeptical Podcast.
In this episode we interview none other than The Rebecca Watson, Skepchick Extraordinaire.
And some other stuff. But mainly Rebecca.
In which we talk to Gold, the (new) Current Incarnation of the Chair-Entity of the New Zealand Skeptics.
There's also some news (both Regular and the Ponsonby kind).
Triangle of Life:
In which we discuss Skepticism and Igtheism with the Skeptheist, Some local ghost news and the usual mix of intelligent witty banter...
1. Feedback and complaints
2. Meet the Host: Colin
3. News & "Woo Zealand"
4. Interview: Justin
5. WOTD and Quote
In which we discuss local and global news (and olds), including but not limited to: James Randi's personal life, Gut Bacteria, Fish and Chips, Church Billboards and the spiritual life of native american salmon.
We also have email and complaints from our 3 listeners...
And we interview Broadcaster Graeme Hill about skepticism and the media...
1. Email and News
2. Interview with Graeme Hill
3. Word of the Day and Quote
In which we interview Matthew Dentith, NZ's foremost expert in the Epistomology of Conspiracy Theories. And generally talk a load of crap.
Oh and we uncover a shocking revelation about one of the cast...
1. Meet the Cast: Chrissie
2. News: 10:23, Dinosaurs, Satellites, Conspiracy Theories (Haiti, Rugby)
3. Interview: Matthew Dentith - Conspiracy Theories
4. Word of the Day and Quote
Matthew Dentith: http://all-embracing.episto.org/
Dinosaur Colours: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2010/6806.html
A brilliant blog post here:
About the recent NoGodAds bus campaign.
We've just been officially informed that NZBus, the company that manages the advertising on buses, has revoked their initial approval for the ads.
The decision is based on 'complaints' that they've received.
This decision may be illegal under the Human Rights Act:
Good comment from Vicki Hyde...
Well - it's finally here!!!
This pilot episode took a while to get up online - post production took a bit longer than we thought because of xmas hols etc...
Hope you enjoy it...
(PS - Yes we know about the sound... We'll have that sorted by the next episode - promise. :-D)
1. Meet the Cast: Nathan
2. News: Scientology in School, Life on Mars, New Image (MLM)
3. Woo Zealand: Interview with Vicki Hyde
4. Topic: Psychic Detectives (Sensing Murder)
5. Word of the Day and Quote