The Reality Check
Canada's weekly podcast that explores a wide range of controversies and curiosities using science and critical thinking.
TRC #32: Cold Reading + Baby Einstein Videos + Shaving Myth This week Jon explains how to be 'psychic' by performing a 'cold reading', Adam explores the tumultuous world of Baby Einstein videos, and Darren shaves away at the myth of the week. If you would like to see this episode's show notes, with links to websites or articles we discuss, please visit While you're there, send us an email, we'd love to hear from you.
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_32_-_2009-03-19.mp3
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TRC #31: Evolution Acceptance + Zeitgeist + Staring at the Sun Darren gets frustrated by the public's lack of acceptance of evolution, Adam debunks the infamous internet film Zeitgeist, and Jon 'sort of' debunks the pseudo-myth that staring at the sun is dangerous
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_31_-_2009-03-05.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:20am EST

TRC #30: Homosexuality/Natural? + Teaching 9/11 Truth + Friday 13th Accident Rates Darren tackles the 'is homosexuality natural?' controversy, Xander debunks 9/11 'truth' claims made by some Canadian professors, and Jon examines whether or not people have more car accidents on Friday the 13th. For show notes please visit
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_30_-_2009-03-05.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:50am EST