Then we got into the news of the week.
Professor Sasquatch of Centralia Community College just gets weirder.
The PR hazards of forcibly re-accommodating a passenger were not good but the rumor chaos that followed was bad for the poor passenger involved.
- Scorpions on a plane? It was indeed true that on the same day as the other fiasco, another United customer got stung by a scorpion. We didn’t know at the time of the podcast but the animal fell out of an overhead bin onto a man’s head. Yes, nightmare fuel.
- Examples of “Mockbuster” movies which you should probably avoid.
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Then, our main discussion is on marching for 21 different goals and science-unrelated values. We express our concerns about the mixed messages of the March for Science that took place on Saturday (after we recorded).
- Slate article: Scientists, Stop Thinking Explaining Science Will Fix Things
- One effort that makes sense is to aim for widespread and early science appreciation.
- Donate to the NCSE!
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Here is the entire “BOMB” episode. Enjoy. Apologies in advance for those who just don’t get it. You may have to be 14 years old. At least I learned about Thatcher. Vegetables and peace…
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