Season 7 Episodes

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The Vatican

Season 7, Episode 10 - Air Date: 8/27/2009
Penn and Teller take on the secretive inner world of The Vatican, the holy city of Catholicism and home of the Pope.
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Season 7, Episode 9 - Air Date: 8/20/2009
Penn and Teller take a skeptical view of stress and how the modern man feels the need to "cure" what should be considered a normal, everyday part of life.
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Season 7, Episode 8 - Air Date: 1/1/2009
Penn and Teller investigate the lawn care industry, talk to a man whose unkempt lawn landed him in prison and visit a neighborhood where only one strain of grass can be grown.
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Season 7, Episode 7 - Air Date: 8/7/2009
Penn and Teller visit Congress to discuss the bullshit which is America's complex, unfair tax system.
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Organic Food

Season 7, Episode 6 - Air Date: 7/30/2009
Penn & Teller examine the organic food industry to determine if it is, in fact, more nutritious, and better for the environment.
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Lie Detectors

Season 7, Episode 5 - Air Date: 7/30/2009
Polygraphs are used in thousands of investigations and job screenings. Can a machine really detect whether someone is lying?
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The Apocalypse

Season 7, Episode 4 - Air Date: 7/17/2009
The world will end on December 21, 2012 - that's according to a growing legion of doomsayers who follow the primitive Mayan calendar.
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Video Games

Season 7, Episode 3 - Air Date: 7/9/2009
Politicians and other alarmists claim that playing violent video games leads to teen violence. Penn & Teller attempt to debunk that theory by handing over a real semi-automatic weapon to a nine-year-old to see if playing video games will turn him into a human killing machine.
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Season 7, Episode 2 - Air Date: 7/3/2009
Millions of people believe their destinies are determined by the positions of the sun, moon, and planets.
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Season 7, Episode 1 - Air Date: 6/25/2009
On the season seven premiere, Penn and Teller expose the 'Bullshit' behind the people who market and exploit other gullible people by treating them with unorthodox methods to achieve orgasms.