Episode 52 – Skeprechauns: Full Deck

Or Skeprechauns The Reunion!

From space travel (real and fictional), one of us living among the homoeopaths, bellyaching about the Giant’s Causeway and perception of Ireland amongst other skeptics, heart-breaking Mars rovers, and Finn is a better person all round.

Episode 51 – Release the Skeprechauns

SPOILERS for the movie Philomena! You have been warned, you can join us at about 12 minutes to avoid any spoilers.
We talk about women’s health again, as it been one year since the death of Savita and a quick chat about the lay of Irish political landscape.
Gamers have come to the rescue with Foldit. Finn sees faces everywhere – behold sink with a face! (despondent or is it a shocked sink?).
Colonialism determines if you celebrate Hallowe’en – we’re not too sure.
Maori remains repatricated from England, Guernsey and Ireland which leaves to an extended museum-y talk!

Episode 40 – Rise of the Skeprechauns


Hello to any one who has joined us from the Skeptic Zone.
Finn was *super* tired so cut her some slack! <note from Finn: super super ridiculously tired>
The girls find a funeral a fascinating talking point, wow…(they changed the words!!)
Cardinal Sean Brady gets up in the face of the government and the will of the Irish people to legislate for legal abortion and Enda Kenny delivers a smack down.
Rebecca completely derails the conversation by talking about 1916 and women.
And quickly gets back on track by talking about White Tailed Eagles being re-introduced in Ireland.
Rebecca schools you on the Oak Processionary Moth.
A prize for the person who counts the amount of time Rebecca says “predate on”*
*not really, but she does say it a lot…

Episode 39 – Won’t Someone Please Think of the Skeprechauns?

***There is particular bad language in this episode that some people might find offensive***
Brendan O’Neill nearly causes Robin Ince to have a stroke at QED
In the conversation between Robin Ince and Dawkins, Robin was a touch more interesting
We debate chocolate for a little bit and fan girl over Natalie Haynes.
Crashed landed back to earth in Ireland to good news about Marriage Equality, not such good news about any abortion legislation however.
We talk about the difficulties in changing conservative ideas minds about abortion in Ireland (or gun regulation in America?) with added added advice from the National Right to Life Committee.

Episode 38 – Beware the Skeprechauns of March

Spunout.ie (general life advice for 16-25 year olds) is it today’s Just 17?
Irish government wants working mothers using expensive childcare to quit their jobs.
Dublin Skeptics events coming up on Neil Denny on 6th April and Richard Saunders on 10th April. The Lacks family are not consulted about the use of HeLa… again!
Atheist shoes, yes we said atheist shoes. The first tablet for women, oh yes, it is fail-ful.
Commodore 64 Trivial Pursuit (video) – good times! Two-headed shark, oh yes.
New pope anyone, a small amount of papal apologetics (just a little bit).
Check out Rebecca on InKredulous Episode 19 and 19.5! And finally some reasons as to why we disappeared for most of March.