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Proven to be as effective as the leading homeopathic treatment.

Skeptical Fails and Wins This Week

08 July 2012 by Melany Hamill

Hey there skeptifans. Here are the Fails and Wins you sent me this week. Want your own box of placebos, “proven to be as effective as the leading homeopathic treatment”? You can now get them on Etsy. Calgary psychics offer gifts to dubious police Calgary psychic Patricia Monna doesn’t understand why the police won’t accept […]

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Skeptical Fails and Wins This Week

29 May 2011 by Melany Hamill

Hello Skeptifans. Were any of you hoopy froods celebrating Towel Day last week? My attempts at mixing a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster were not very successful. How Your Cell Phone Is Killing Bees And Starving The Planet My cellphone is starving the planet! That sounds serious! This story appeared on several news sites citing a […]

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John of God – brought to you by Oprah

22 November 2010 by Jeff Orchard

OK, let me start off by saying that I think Oprah does a lot of good in the world. She gets millions of people to aspire to make the most of their lives by following their passions. But Oprah and I don’t see eye-to-eye when it comes to spiritualism and the like. She promotes magical, […]

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