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Brainstorm Podcast

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Aug 28, 2017

In a bit of a change for us, we had a guest in the Shift to Reason Radio portion of the show. Ian Bushfield joined us to talk about a recent paper he took part in, on the transparency of pharmaceutical companies. Then we talk about scotch taping the end of your penis as a contraceptive, and we briefly touch on the...


Jul 31, 2017

This time around we talk about a variety of topics; death metal yoga, cancer woo, climate change denial, gluten free holy bread, and a short bit on identity politics. 

Woo Report

Rene’s Story
https://amuse-i-d.vice.com/death-metal-yoga-some-of-us-need-a-little-bad-to-be-good/

Cory’s Story


May 15, 2017

In this one we talked with Dr. Amy Tuteur aka the Skeptical OB about some woo surrounding pregnancy and parenting that is harmful to women. Then we talk to David Richards about a unified school system in Saskatchewan before the music break.

http://www.skepticalob.com/

http://www.onesystemsask.ca/

 

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Apr 10, 2017

In this episode we talk about a man being charged with pretending to practice witchcraft, whether or not Shaq is a flat earther, facial cupping, and more. 

Here are some notes to the stories we covered

http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/nba/shaq-also-believes-earth-is-flat/ar-BBym5jy


Mar 27, 2017

In this episode Cory, Angela, Lisa, and Dave take on a few different topics including gluten free diets and diabetes, Burzynski getting punished by the Texas medical board, microwaves as surveillance, math as a way to solve gerrymandering, and a blogger in Russia who gets arrested for playing Pokemon Go in church.