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On this episode of the Skeptical Help Bar, Kenny and I talk about my response to an article in Elle Magazine, titled "Mediums are the New Therapists." (To be clear, no...they are not.)
In this article, I respond to an article in Elle Magazine which may lead readers to believe that psychics and mediums are as effective as therapists in treating symptoms of grief.
Cryptid themed fairs, festivals, and conventions are fun, but they have a shadow side. Check out my article where I examine some of the drawbacks of these seemingly harmless events.
The Three Tortured Souls (Dave Shumacher, Tim Vickers, and Kenny Biddle) and I look at the legend of the Mothman in preparation for our trip to the 2023 Mothman Festival.
Inspired by my article on my experiences at the Paranormal Expo, I created some "not really" haunted items that were very similar to the items that sold at the expo for $50 - $65 a piece! The items I made are on display at the Center For Inquiry in the museum area.
I was honored to appear on the one and only Kenny Biddle's "Skeptical Help Bar!." I traveled to the Center For Inquiry's headquarters and recorded live in Kenny's studio.
In this episode Susan Gerbic and I talk about the West Virginia Skeptics Society (WVSS), life in West Virginia, and possibilities for the future of the WVSS.
Here's a little article I put together that is published on the West Virginia Skeptics Society webpage titled, "School Spirit: Colleges in West Virginia Aren't as Spooky as You Might Think." In this article I look at which schools in the state of West Virginia have documented ghost stories.
Host Toby Ball unravels some of history's most famous cases of extraterrestrial encounters. In this episode he looks at the legend of the Mothman, and he includes segments of an interview he did with me about the research I did on the subject.
In this article, I talk about how I became a skeptic and became involved with skeptical investigations, writing, and my involvement with the West Virginia Skeptics Society.
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