This week we figure out if Michael Gove was talking rubbish about the First World War (spoiler: he was!), discover if monogamy is dead, find out why science’s favourite metaphor won’t work any more… and much, much more!
It’s Not Simple, Mr Gove (1:33) by Rich Godbehere Origins of WWI (9:41) by Sean Slater Is Monogamy Dead? (17:43) by Rosie Wilby Media Law (21:42) by Alex Fitch Dead Metaphor (32:38) by Sean Ellis Wiki Petition (39:12) by Salim Fadhley Zombie Stats (46:06) by Adam Jacobs Dimensional Travel (52:17) by Nathan Rae The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
What happened when BPAS held a debate with Christian Concern? Why does Christian Wolmar want to be Mayor of London? Can celebrities be Twitter bullies? And what’s the deal with the EU’s silly cookie laws… and more!
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BPAS Free Speech Debate (3:04) by James O’Malley (ft Ann Furedi) Ultrasound and Abortion (7:24) by Trish Hann Vote for Christian! (15:06) by James O’Malley (ft Christian Wolmar) Apologies (23:20) by Alex Fitch (with thanks to Ben Cusack) Cookie Warning Protest (35:21) by Salim Fadhley Twitter Bullies #1 (44:53) by Tom Williamson (ft Neil Kennedy) Twitter Bullies #2 (54:02) by Mat Greenfield Dennett on Religion (61:28) by Deborah Hyde (ft Dan Dennett!) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy and Brian Two