Feminism & Secularism (1:24) by James O’Malley (ft Anne Marie Waters) Personalised Medicine (12:58) by Adam Jacobs Human Libraries (21:28) by Neil Denham Noah (31:06) by Ian Bushfield Sleazy PR (35:26) by Marsh The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
MICHAEL GOVE SPECIAL! But don’t let that put you off. We’ve three pieces about the education secretary including an interview with the teacher Gove attacked for using Mr Men to teach history, a look at Gove’s approach to classic literature, and a piece on how he used PR surveys to justify policy. We also have some exclusive clips from an event celebrating the reform of the libel laws featuring the likes of Dara O’Briain, Nick Cohen, Brian Cox and many more.
Mr Men History (2:36) by James O’Malley (ft Russel Tarr) Gove and Prejudice (11:44) by Sean Ellis Gove and One Poll (18:53) by Marsh Libel Reform Celebration (28:01) by Liz Lutgendoff (ft Dave Gorman, Simon Singh, Chris French, Hardeep Singh, Brian Cox, Nick Cohen, Dara O’Briain and Evan Harris) Cosmic Genome (36:48) by James O’Malley (ft Robin Ince and Trent Burton) Humanist Weddings (45:51) by Blakeley Nixon (ft Pavan Dhaliwal) Homosexuality and DSM (49:17) by Chris Chapman The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
This week we look find out how prophecy predicts the Pope’s resignation could signal the destruction of Rome, we reflect on the Pope’s use of Twitter, discover when 4G phones are going to happen – and if the networks are going to continue to rip us off, as well as hear about how school kids are standing up for LGBT people. And more!
Papal Prophecies (2:15) by Chris Chapman Blessed Are The Cheesemakers (7:23) by Mat Greenfield High School Shootings & Terrorists (12:10) by Salim Fadhley (ft Adam Lankford) Bad Valentines PR (21:04) by Marsh The Science of Persuasion (27:32) ft Marcus Brigstocke! 4G Auction (35:16) by Sean Slater LGBT Groups in Schools (43:00) by Adam Knowles (ft Adam Castle) Stand Up For Darwin (52:44) by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff (ft Nick Doody, Kate Smurthwaite, Dean Burnett and more!) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
The Leveson Debate Highlights (1:24) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Nick Cohen, Suzanne Moore, Evan Harris, Natalie Fenton and Helen Lewis) Secularist Court Wins (11:15) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Pavan Dhaliwal and Richy Thompson) Sunday Assembly (26:43) by James O’Malley (ft Sanderson Jones) Bad Charity PR (36:56) by Marsh Django and Spaghetti Westerns (42:35) by Alex Fitch The Death of DVD (54:17) by David Biggins Horse Burgers (63:39) by Sean Ellis
Internet Comment Polarisation (2:00) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Dominique Brossard) Screening Vultures (14:45) by Max Davie The Tube At 150 (19:37) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Christian Wolmar) The BBC and Police Press Releases (31:47) by Michael Marshall Sociobiology (41:21) by Carl Packman Disability on TV (48:51) by Christian Hofstader (read by Tannice Pendegrass) The Leveson Debate (54:51) by James O’Malley (ft Helen Lewis) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
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This week we find out about the counter campaign to the awful Coalition For Marriage, discover how religious extremists are targeting university campuses to recruit students, find out if the government’s new alcohol advice stands up to scrutiny and reminisce about 2000AD at 25. We also come closer to answering the age-old question… are the colours we perceive the same as the colours other people do?
Coalition for Equal Marriage (2:50) by James O’Malley (ft Conor Marron) Extremism on Campus (11:48) by James O’Malley (ft Raheem Kassam) Leading Faiths (25:36) by Drew Rae Alcohol Limits (29:20) by Adam Jacobs Bad Valentines PR (37:25) by Marsh 2000AD at 35 (43:28) by Tom Hodden Lottolab (50:40) by James O’Malley (ft David Robertson) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy and Brian Two
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Medicinal Magic Mushrooms (1:49) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Roland Griffiths) Johann Harigate (11:51) by Dean Burnett Bishops in the Lords (21:23) by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff (ft Chris Bryant) NHS Changes (25:45) by Adam Jacobs Creationist Geology (32:59) by Salim Fadhley (ft Stephen Newton from NSCE) Fragile Social Networks (42:42) by Steven Sumpter Bad PR Results (48:14) by Michael Marshall Smellytweet Update (58:26) by James Thomas The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy and Brian Two
This week we have an exclusive clip of Richard Dawkins talking about the New College of the Humanities, a brief chat with PZ Myers, and we find out why James Thomas hasn’t washed for about three weeks now. And more!
Richard Dawkins on the New College of the Humanities (1:15) by James O’Malley (ft an EXCLUSIVE clip of Dawkins talking about it) PZ Myers interview (7:53) by James O’Malley and Liz Lutgendorff Death of the Operating System (15:15) by Pete Hague What are we running out of? (20:57) By Drew Rae Germany’s lack of nuclear ambition (27:21) by Sven Rudloff Nicked: The Nick Clegg Musical (38:20) by James O’Malley and Liz Lutgendorff SmellyTweet (44:39) by James Thomas Bad PR Predictions (49:22) by Michael Marshall The sketch after the credits is by David Lovesy at TLC Creative
Greg Graffin on Anarchy Evolution (1:07) by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff Life Years and Drugs (12:46) by Simon Howard Letterbox Danger (20:05) by Alex Foster Bad PR – Sex on Holidays (25:58) by Marsh