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Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Nothing in Life Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution Edition

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Nothing in Life Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution Edition

Heeeey nerds. Happy belated Darwin Day! It was Wednesday, if you missed it. But we here at Teen Skepchick think we should celebrate Darwin and his theory of evolution every day! What better way to celebrate Darwin’s legacy than a sweet rap? And this rap is sweet. It’s basically Baba Brinkman’s tribute to Charles Darwin. But it’s so much more than that. It’s an indictm... »

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Steer a Course for a Brave New World of Common Sense and Wonder Edition

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Steer a Course for a Brave New World of Common Sense and Wonder Edition

Hello! It’s time for more awesome sauce music! You ready to go? Let’s do eeeeeet. This week’s song is from a band that I thought broke up in the 90s (they, in fact, broke up just last year): Chumbawamba. Over the years they tackled feminism, animal rights, and anti-fascism. But they are probably most famous for their 1997 hit “Tubthumping.” The song we’re featur... »

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Kirk Cameron’s Gone Bananas Edition

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Kirk Cameron’s Gone Bananas Edition

Good day to you! Are you ready for the weekend? Yeah, of course you are. Here’s a sweet tune to get you on your way! Did you know that you’ve always wanted to see a rap battle between Kirk Cameron and Charles Darwin impersonators? Trust me. You have. Who will come out on top? The creationist bananas or…science? Watch to find out. H/T: Pharyngula Want more music? Check out Lab Tra... »

Darwin Day is Tomorrow!

Darwin Day is Tomorrow!

Since most of our readers are science nerds (or at least know something about science and evolution), I’m sure it’s not news to you that tomorrow is International Darwin Day! If you’re not familiar with the celebration, I guess I’ll take the several minutes to explain what’s going on. Because I love you guys. Charles Darwin was born on February 12 in 1809, which is wh... »