47 min

The Skeptic Zone #637 - 27.December.202‪0‬ The Skeptic Zone

    • Social Sciences

0:00:00 Introduction
Richard Saunders
0:05:00 Pete Evans Booted Off

Pete Evans has been removed from Facebook just days after telling Sydney followers to not get tested for COVID-19.

https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/facebook-boots-celebrity-chef-pete-evans-over-covid-19-misinformation-20201223-p56px0.html
0:11:30 Logical Fallacies. With Michelle Bijkersma

This week Michelle looks at "The Slothful Induction Fallacy".

This is when even though there is enough good evidence to support a conclusion, this evidence is rejected and replaced by something possibly unrelated but more inline with a particular worldview.

A Logical Fallacy is an error we can make in reasoning, but it usually crops up when we are discussing or arguing our point of view.
0:19:18 A Dive into a Trove

A wander through the decades of digitised Australian newspapers on a search for references to Astrology.

http://www.trove.nla.gov.au
Also 2021 Origami Calendar

https://skepticzone.tv/files/2021_origami.pdf


2021 Maynard Calendar Calendar

https://skepticzone.tv/files/Maynard2021.pdf


Corona Conspiracy - Upload Images

https://coronaconspiracy.cloud

0:00:00 Introduction
Richard Saunders
0:05:00 Pete Evans Booted Off

Pete Evans has been removed from Facebook just days after telling Sydney followers to not get tested for COVID-19.

https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/facebook-boots-celebrity-chef-pete-evans-over-covid-19-misinformation-20201223-p56px0.html
0:11:30 Logical Fallacies. With Michelle Bijkersma

This week Michelle looks at "The Slothful Induction Fallacy".

This is when even though there is enough good evidence to support a conclusion, this evidence is rejected and replaced by something possibly unrelated but more inline with a particular worldview.

A Logical Fallacy is an error we can make in reasoning, but it usually crops up when we are discussing or arguing our point of view.
0:19:18 A Dive into a Trove

A wander through the decades of digitised Australian newspapers on a search for references to Astrology.

http://www.trove.nla.gov.au
Also 2021 Origami Calendar

https://skepticzone.tv/files/2021_origami.pdf


2021 Maynard Calendar Calendar

https://skepticzone.tv/files/Maynard2021.pdf


Corona Conspiracy - Upload Images

https://coronaconspiracy.cloud

47 min

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