Interesting Reply to a Column on Critical Thinking by a Bush Supporter
June 22, 2009

In a recent column wrote about how claims made by politicians are often unproved or unprovable. I used Cheney as an example.

A response to a cranky creationist
June 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 analysis
June 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 Book
May 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 Castro
April 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) Atheists
April 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 Level
April 7, 2009

A new guide for skeptical activism includes over 100 ideas for spreading critical thinking