Oct 21, 2019
Chris and Jonathan speak to Anne Borden, Amanda Seigler, and Melissa Eaton who are campaigning against phony autism cures.
0:55 Alternative treatments for autism and why they exist
3:28 Going undercover on Facebook
5:00 MMS or the bleach cure
11:00 The pushback against activism
12:31 How social media companies have...
Oct 6, 2019
Breast cancer screening: self-exams, mammograms, ductal carcinoma in situ, Angelina Jolie // The book “Bottle of Lies” and the safety of generic drugs // When cancer research misses its target
* Vox pop by Morgan Sweeney
* Jingle by Joseph Hackl of Voodoo Jazz
* Additional music by Seth Donnelly and Kevin MacLeod...
Sep 8, 2019
A questionable plate of spaghetti produces something unexpected: Chris' teddy bear can now speak! Once the acid trip wears off, Jonathan and Chris discuss study aid drugs or "nootropics", like Ritalin being used by 12-year-olds to get better grades. Do these stimulants work and are there side effects? They also...
Aug 18, 2019
Chris and Jonathan discuss “the” healthcare system and how medicine is being practiced, with all its flaws and needs for improvement. Chris quickly starts going into too many details, but fear not: Jonathan pulls him back. This conversation will be of particular interest to Canadians, but we welcome anyone with...
Aug 4, 2019
Chris tries to shave Jonathan’s head as a poorly thought-out prophylactic measure against baldness. Meanwhile, comedian Jacob Meza interviews the cast of his comedy show: do baseball caps cause baldness… or treat it? Back in the studio, the boys talk about the many reasons why people lose their hair; Rogaine and...