I run a Skeptics in the Pub here in Huntsville- next one in February, be on the look out. I'm interested in how many people self identify as "Skeptics". And what they think are interesting subjects. Yes, I'm shamelessly asking for relevant topics for my events to focus on; but I'm also just curious what other people think about.

Equally interesting, to me, is what non-skeptics think about things like UFOs, Bigfoot, Medical Quackery (homeopathy, chriopractic, acupuncture, etc), Conspiracy Theories (9/11 Truth, Birthers, JFK Assassination, etc) and the like.

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Comment by Tom on February 2, 2010 at 9:05pm
Bullshit is Skeptical, sure. So are a lot of things, so they topics merge. But there are more ways to discuss them than just "Hey, guess what? UFOs are FAKE!" Plus there's always the individual incidents of woo, psuedoscience, etc.
Comment by Andrew Garber on February 1, 2010 at 9:22pm
Sounds like you want to have discussions on Penn and Teller's Bullshit show. I think they've done all these topics.
Comment by Robert Fleming on February 1, 2010 at 4:36pm
All of the above...plus add astrology, psychics, new age pseudo science nonsense (like the secret, crystal power, auroras, channeling etc), ghosts, esp

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