Episode 41 – Plan Skeprechaun from Outer Space

Finn has emerged from her study fugue state and tells you about the BONGS (and a recent remix)!
Star Trek inspired 3D printers and tricorders.
It turns in to a digression about microwaves… and eye balls.
Is there anything to be said for a mass? Yes, according to Mid West Radio!
The pathogen that caused An Gorta Mor is sequenced, and the Lumper potato.
Kerrygold ad with with sod of earth and by the way “Who is taking the horse to France?”
And just for your viewing pleasure: Club Orange “First you get the club, then you get the orange“.
High Court case over 5 year old’s vaccination.
The hearing on the proposed abortion legislation, including the claim it might increase young male suicide… and be against human rights (only of the fetus, of course).
And a random news article from the 1960s!

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Oh yes and Ken Ring to lighten the mood 🙂 claims of a scorching Irish summer, ridiculous or sublime?

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…