Paranormal politicking

My interests are in paranormal topics, coalition building, policy, and problem solving. Having visited the paranormal side on several occasions, I’m one of those skeptics that is not hated or despised by those that disagree with the “skeptical” scene. Distilled rom those interests, one of my goals is to find a way to interact effectively…

Posted: My atheism talk on skepticism

I’m off to NECSS! The Northeast Conference of Science and Skepticism this weekend to talk about “Sounds Sciencey“. Should be an interesting time. Just yesterday, PA Nonbelievers released a video of my talk from last September at their conference. Now, I was hesitant to speak at an atheist event because promotion of atheism is NOT…

Skeptics messing with your meridians

It’s been sort of a rough week health wise. I’ve been attacked by the dreaded carpal tunnel monster so typing is a bit difficult right now but… I think, therefore I type. And, stupid daylight savings time switch… dumb. Regardless, it was a productive week. One big project completed is the Media Guide to Skepticism.…

Spontaneous human photo-bombing

This week on Virtual Skeptics, I covered spontaneous human combustion (SHC) in the news. The big story was about a 65-year old Oklahoma man, Danny Vanzandt, who lived alone, whose charred remains were all that was left of him in a home that was generally undamaged. The spokesperson in the articles, Sherrif Lockhart, said “Vanzandt’s…