#052 – Mister Kent Hovind

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In this episode of Trolling with Logic, the crew takes a hard look at the magical world of young-earth creationism, as envisioned by everyone’s favorite creationist Kent Hovind. Before spending the last decade in federal prison for tax fraud and evasion, Hovind was a traveling evangelist preaching creationism and attacking evolution, armed with wacky strawmen. There’s no shortage of weird […]

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#049 – Capricorn One Review

Trolling with Logic Capricorn One

In this episode of Trolling with Logic, the team learns that the only thing better than blasting off for Mars is a high-stakes helicopter chase in a desert on Earth. Nathan, Cal, and Jenn review the 1977 action thriller “ Capricorn One ,” the story of three astronauts who are unwittingly recruited to participate in a government conspiracy to fake […]

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#031 – Psychology of Conspiracy Theories with Joe Uscinski

This episode we look into the Psychology of Conspiracy Theories, their prevalence and are they on the increase? Our special guest is Professor Joe Uscinksi. Joseph E. Uscinski received his bachelor’s degree from Plymouth State University, his Master’s from University of New Hampshire, and his Doctorate from University of Arizona. His research has appeared in Journal of Politics, Political Research […]

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#015 – Geo-centrism and Other Curious Beasts with Cool Hard Logic

New show for the new year! We speaks to Youtube content creator ColdHardLogic about bizarre conspiracy theories from Flat Earth and Geocentrism to everyone’s favourite clickbait pseudoscience website, Spirit “Science”.   CHL began making videos in 2012 after encountering another Youtuber who was determined that the Earth was the center of the universe, inspiring him to make a series called […]

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#013 – GMO and You with Dr Fred Perlak of Monsanto

Dr Fred Perlak of Monsanto, developer of Bt cotton is out guest to address any questions you have regarding GMOs.   Dr. Frederick J. Perlak is in the Pipeline, Strategic Partnerships and Sustainability Team working to identify ways that Monsanto can improve lives, increase agricultural efficiency and conserve resources in developing countries.  In this role Dr. Perlak will lead engagement […]

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#012 – Conspiracy theories with Myles Power

We talk about conspiracy theories with You-tube Vlogger Myles Power. Myles has made many video addressing conspiracy theorist claims, and at one point was on the receiving end of a false copyright claims for his videos addressing HIV/AIDS denial ism. Myles also hosts the League of Nerds podcast. Myles on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/powerm1985 Myles on Twitter: https://twitter.com/powerm1985 Myles on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/powerm1985 League of Nerds: https://www.youtube.com/user/LeagueOfNerdsPodcast

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