Skepticism

Just a “Theory”

😡 I am really sick and tired of hearing “evolution is just a theory!” Knowing the difference between a scientific theory and our everyday use of the word theory is just basic scientific knowledge. Recently I have been having a hard time with creationists who want to argue with me. …

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Teenie Skepchick Tips for School

School is coming up, like it or not. So here are a few Teenie Skepchick tips for school:

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What Came First? The Chicken or the Gardasil?

A lot of crap has been thrown around about the new HPV vaccine named Gardasil. As a concerned teenage girl I felt the need to separate the myths and truths behind the new immunization. So let’s take a look at HPV and Gardasil. “Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most …

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Sparkly vampires, crazed book reviews and scary statistics! Oh my!

Okay, so I have these friends and they like to read. It’s nice to have friends who like to read.  One day said friends came up to me and introduced me to on this new series of books about vampires. I’m sure most of you have probably heard about the …

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Modern Jackass

I have been boycotting NPR ever since their rejection of Curiosity, Aroused. However, I have to admit that they have some good stuff once in a while.  For example, a friend sent me a link to a recent episode of This American Life, entitled, “A Little Bit of Knowledge,” and …

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God has a tube!

Hi! Cassie again, I know I’m teenie and supposed to behave myself… but I wrote my title and couldn’t help wondering… well… is the tube circumcised? As it turns out, it’s not that kind of tube. Anyway, while you godless blasphemers get your Internet video entertainment from YouTube, you could …

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Cassie 101 (YAY! My first post!)

On Saturday January 5th, 1991, there was a Bush in office and we were at war with Iraq.  Unfortunately, it seems that some things haven’t changed since the day I was born.  To be fair, I would have to say that the Bush administration has played a big role in …

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