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Miss TAM? Catch Drinking Skeptically in the Burgh!


If you are anything like me, you probably read quite a few science and skeptic blogs.  You might even be on twitter (Follow me here!) and follow all the awesome skeptics out there on the web, working hard to debunk … Continue reading

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Drink with the Skepchicks this Saturday!


Just a reminder that this Saturday, January 11 at 7pm you can meet three lovely Skepchicks Maria, Jen and Elyse – and as a bonus, atheist blogger Ashley will be dancing it up and available to sign your 2009 Skepchick … Continue reading

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Drinking Skepchickally comes to Pittsburgh!


Steel City Skeptics is pleased to welcome Skepchick.org bloggers Maria, Elyse and Jen to the Steel City on January 10, 2009 for Drinking Skepchickally Pittsburgh.  The event starts at 7pm at D’s Six-Pack & Dogs in Regent Square – we … Continue reading

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Drinking Skeptically at Claddagh's Irish Pub this Friday!


Drinking Skeptically in Pittsburgh has found itself a new home this month and next, as well as a new date during the month.  We have switched to the third Friday’s for November and December to avoid any collision with holiday … Continue reading

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Mmm… Brains!


With Halloween just around the bend, this time of year brings to mind crisp cold weather, pumpkins and of course – ghosts, goblins and zombies!  As a rather sensitive person, I never really got too into scary movies or monsters.  … Continue reading

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TWO Chances to see "Religulous"!


There are two local groups getting together to see Bill Mahr’s new movie Religulous, which opens today.  TONIGHT the Carnegie Mellon AHA (Atheists, Humanists and Agnostics) are meeting at Loew’s theater in Homestead to catch the 7:30pm showing.  You can … Continue reading

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Drink Skeptically, Donate Secularly!


Join us for Drinking Skeptically this month – same time, same place (see info below) – it’s scientifically proven to be a good time! This month we’ll be collecting non-perishable food donations as well as cash donations to the Greater … Continue reading

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Lawrence Krauss to Speak at Science Center Oct 3rd!


I just got wind of a really exciting event happening in Pittsburgh.  The Creative Non-Fiction Writers Conference 2008 is presenting on Science and Technology from October 2-4.   They have a myriad of events for writers as well as those just … Continue reading

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Talking Like Pirates and Other Secular Celebrations!


This Friday, September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and I’ll be attending an awesome party in Charleston, WV.  Of course, those of us who are devout members of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster realize the … Continue reading

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CFI: Carnegie Science Center Meeting- Thursday!


This Thursday, September 11th, the Pittsburgh Center for Inquiry will be making a trip to the Carnegie Science Center to see the IMAX movie entitled “Wild Ocean”. I just got word that folks can meet up early for dinner at … Continue reading

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