Season 2 Episodes

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Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 9/2/2004
There are some topics that are complete nonsense, and there are others, like Hypnosis, that combine an element of truth with a generous helping of bullshit.
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Exercise vs. Genetics

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 9/12/2004
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Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 8/19/2004
There's no proof that AA or any other 12-Step program is any more effective than going cold turkey, doing things in moderation or getting medical help.
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Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 8/12/2004
A whole show on words and the power we give them, focusing on the latest actions of the FCC and other anti-profanity groups.
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Death, Inc.

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 8/5/2004
We're afraid of death. But all of us have to face it at least once, and maybe more if someone we care about happens to die on us.
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Fountain of Youth

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 5/20/2004
The good news: we're living longer. The bad news: the older we get, the more we're made to feel that there's something wrong with that, and so we make futile efforts to turn back the clock.
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Yoga / Tantric Sex

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 5/13/2004
The New Age is a marketeers dream. From aromatherapy dishwashing liquid to yoga to crystals, herbs and tarot, we're swallowing it all!
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The Bible: Fact or Fiction?

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 5/6/2004
We take on the most sacred of sacred cows: The Bible! We'll reveal the many discrepancies and contradictions in THE GOOD BOOK.
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Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 4/29/2004
Here's the truth: recycling is garbage. The recycling industry creates pollution, has to be subsidized by the government because it's cost ineffective, and is completely unnecessary.
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War on Drugs

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 4/22/2004
America is waging a massive war on its home soil, a war it is losing. Our country spends $20 billion a year in drug enforcement, but the illegal drug industry is thriving.
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The Business of Love

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 4/15/2004
Romantic love - it's a fantasy akin to believing in Santa Claus. Here's the truth - the first blush of love is a chemical reaction.
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Safety Hysteria

Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 4/8/2004
We're being told that, in order to keep us safe, we need everything from anti-terrorism gas masks to paper toilet seat covers.
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Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 4/1/2004
PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) is against all forms of medical testing involving animals - regardless of the potential benefits to human beings.