Radio Freethinker

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Show notes for Episode 78

Posted by Ethan Clow on September 1, 2010

Radio Freethinker Episode 78 – Follow up on the Anti-Stoning Rally in Vancouver, Japan slams homeopathy, Stricter controls for the IPCC, plus an interview with the cast of the Reality Check podcast!

Download the episode here!

Song: Pop Will Eat Itself  by Ich Bin Ein Auslander

Skeptical News:

Ethan recaps the Anti Stoning rally by the Iranian Solidarity Group and CFI’s support of this group. See the Crommunist Manifesto for details

Don explains how the enemy of my enemy is not necessarily a friend. See his blog post here.

Ethan discusses how Japanese health authorities slam homeopathy – see article here and original Japanese article here.

We discuss the new strict controls that are recommended for the IPCC – see the original article on the BBC here.


Our last TAM interview is with the cast of the Reality Check podcast, produced by the Ottawa Skeptics. Topics include, the behind-the-scenes shenanigans of the Reality Check cast, religion and politics, being nice and what science is all about.

Skeptical Highlights:

Skeptics in the Pub: Kitsilano – Wednesday the 1st at 7:30pm at the Billy Bishop Legion in Kitsilano Vancouver. See the facebook event here.

CFI Freethinker’s book club – Saturday the 11th at 1pm at the Grind Coffee Shop in Vancouver. See the facebook event here.

UBC Freethinkers and SFU Skeptics present Greta Christina in two talks! – See the facebook event for the details.


One Response to “Show notes for Episode 78”

  1. Crommunist said

    Both of you are hereby embargoed from talking about countries or people whose names you can’t pronounce 😛

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