A response to a cranky creationistJune 5, 2009
I wrote a column about dinosaurs having been extinct for 65 million years, and got a curious creationist challenge.
New video of Champ lake monster: A skeptical analysisJune 5, 2009
New footage of Champ, the monster said to inhabit Lake Champlain, is out! Monster, hoax, or deer?
Return of the Montauk Monster!May 28, 2009
The “Montauk Monster” was a strange creature found on a New York beach. It’s dead, but it’s back!
Ghost Hunter Patrick Burns Pens Ghost Hunting for Teens BookMay 18, 2009
Ghost hunter Patrick Burns has a new book– by a well-known children’s textbook publisher–on ghosts for kids.
Faked Abduction Claims: Why Would You Fake A Kidnapping?May 13, 2009
In the past few weeks, a series of faked abductions and false rape/abduction claims have surfaced.
Blowback? SF Chronicle: CIA Introduced Swine Flu in Cuba to Weaken CastroApril 29, 2009
San Francisco Chronicle reported that anti-Castro forces, with the help of the CIA, introduced swine flu to Cuba
New film “The Soloist” Features (and slightly mocks) AtheistsApril 22, 2009
The new Robert Downey / Jamie Foxx film “The Soloist” depicts atheists
Unsolved Serial Killings Haunt NM; Where are the Psychics?April 22, 2009
New Mexico has been stalked by a serial killer, dumping bodies in the desert. Why aren’t psychics helping solve the crime?
Taking Skeptical Activism to a New LevelApril 7, 2009
A new guide for skeptical activism includes over 100 ideas for spreading critical thinking