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The Skeptic Studio

February 3, 2017 Brainstorm #64 - The Skeptic Studio #10

Hi and welcome to the Brainstorm Podcast Skeptic Studio where we do interviews, major topics, and news related to skepticism and atheism. I’m Cory and my panel tonight are Destin, Leo, Lisa, and Rene, with the always amazing Dave doing sound. We’re here in Roman Empire studios in Regina, Saskatchewan and today is February 3rd, 2017. We broadcast live at 8:30 pm Central Standard Time every second Friday on Tonight’s guest is Darren Mckee, one of the hosts of The Reality Check; Canada’s foremost podcast on science and skepticism.

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Shift To Reason Radio


Febuary 03, 2017
Brainstorm #64 - Shift to Reason #9

To those listening live or to our patrons, welcome back. For those listening weekly, welcome to Shift To Reason radio the Brainstorm production that focuses on science outreach and education. We’ll try our hand at teaching you a little bit about common skeptical topics, logical fallacies, errors in reasoning, as well as a bit about some religious apologetics. Remember that we’re live on every second Friday and today is February 3rd, 2017. I’m still joined by my panel of Destin, Leo, Lisa, Rene, and Dave.


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