Posts tagged society
Confirmation Biases About Civility and Science with Kevin from TWIN

Cory, Lisa, Angela, Sarah, and Dave talk to Kevin from This Week in News with Kevin and Benedict and This Week in History with Kevin and Benedict. After the interview they talk about whether civility is the best response to our political opponents. Then in the Shift To Reason Radio portion the crew goes through a few stories as quickly as possible.

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Pissing People Off with Dusty Smith While Brett Kavanaugh Becomes a Monster

Host for these episodes include Cory, Lisa, Dan, Sarah, and Dave
The Skeptic Studio interview was with Dusty Smith
The Rectable discussion was on the Brett Kavanaugh hearings
Shift To Reason Radio includes crackpot audio, religious nuttery, the woo report, and science

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Earthbound Parents Talking Sports and Selling Bullshit

Three parts, one full live show. The Skeptic Studio in this one had Richard A Conn Jr. who is the author of the book The Earthbound Parent. The Rectable had us chatting about sports celebrities and the way society seems to react to them and Shift To Reason Radio had us cover religion, woo, and science. Special guest host Rob Ray joined Rene and Cory while Dave did double duty by sitting at the table and also doing the audio engineering.

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Privately Speaking of the Dead Catholic Church

These are all the links and notes from the August 31st show. Make sure to check out all of the episodes and become a patron for it all in one.

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Talking Credibly About The State Of Norwegian Wood

The crew talked to The Credible Hulk, they talked about Trinity Western University and church/state issues in Canada and they talked about IQs, perpetual motion machines, and what Americans think god looks like.

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Ten Tough Problems With Newborn Baby Samples

In this one we interviewed David Madison; author of Ten Tough Problems with Christian Thought and Belief. It was a lot of fun and a great interview before we moved onto a bit about our break and then we talk about how medical science seems to be failing women and it pushes them towards wellness centers and some pretty wootastic stuff.  Then we look at a book about science treating women as inferior and read some dumb tweets before we get derailed while talking about witches, question why Alex Jones is suddenly being taken seriously, learn about knife massages, and lament the bible as a textbook in Kentucky public schools

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Does Trudeau Suck? with The Wayward Atheists

In this episode Cory, Dave, Angela, and Lisa are joined by Dave, Ed, and Dustin from the Wayward Atheists to take a hard look at Justin Trudeau. Then the crew take on a few different topics including gluten free diets and diabetes, Burzynski getting punished by the Texas medical board, microwaves as surveillance, math as a way to solve gerrymandering, and a blogger in Russia who gets arrested for playing Pokemon Go in church. 

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Transphobia and Social Justice with Marissa McCool

Hi and welcome to the Brainstorm Podcast Skeptic Studio where we do interviews and have an open discussion on a topic related to current events or critical thinkin. I’m Cory and my panel tonight are Leo, Lisa, Angela and Rene, with the always amazing Dave doing sound. We’re here in Roman Empire studios in Regina, Saskatchewan and today is March 3rd, 2017. We broadcast live at 8:30 pm Central Standard Time every second Friday on Spreaker.com Tonight’s guest is Marissa McCool, host of the Inciting Incident podcast, blogger for Lords of Pain.net and author of the PC Lie: How American Voters Decided I Don’t Matter.

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Truth and Effective Altruism with Darren McKee

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 Spreaker.com 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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