Episode 47 – 20th August 2010


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David Colquhoun and the CNHC by Sean Ellis
Lord Mackay’s Bible Bashing by Salim Fadhley (ft Terry Sanderson, President of the National Secular Society)
Witch Children by Jourdemayne
A Skeptical Tale by Drew Rae
WTF is QED? by James O’Malley (ft Marsh)

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4 thoughts on “Episode 47 – 20th August 2010

  1. I think by literal concept of like-cures-like, it will make you sober (if you are drunk) rather than be a hangover cure.

    Might be useful to give to people after a night out on the piss so that they can drive home.

    T

  2. I think you will find QED Vodka (or an equivalent substance, perhaps sourced from a tap) is a pretty effective hangover cure.

  3. You know that “alternating speaker” trick that was used at the end of this episode? Stop it. Just stop it and we’ll forget that it ever happened.
    There are three important reasons why this should NEVER be done…
    1) It is a self-aware trick that distracts from content – in much the same way that badly done 3D in films makes you think “what a crazy bit of 3D” instead of enjoying the story.
    2) It does not provide the sensation of being there, as though one person were to the left and one to the right – because both ears pick up some level of noise in such a conversation, don’t they?
    and finally,
    3) One of my earphones is knackered.

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