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The Reality Check: Episodes

<p>Even when short-staffed, the guys deliver the skepticism.&nbsp;&nbsp; First Pat takes an arm's length look at whether wearing glasses weakens eyes.&nbsp;&nbsp; Next, Darren tries to get a grip on smoking in movies and its effect on ratings.&nbsp;&nbsp; But both those segments may be dwarfed by Adam's ...
<p>Episode 317 of The Reality Check is really fantastic. Elan leads things off by looking into the claim that excellent programmers can be more than 10 times more productive than average ones. Next, Adam looks into some "parody" websites. Darren closes out the show by answering if it's true that the ...
<p>Episode 316 is awesome.&nbsp;&nbsp; First Darren covers a salacious and titillating news story about a three breasted woman.&nbsp;&nbsp; Next Pat mystifies the panel with a new edition of "name that," all about cryptozoology.&nbsp;&nbsp; Lastly, Elan examines the underbelly of claims about cow tipping.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> ...
<p>The core group of 4 is back together again&nbsp;to bring you another dose of premium skeptical content in episode 315 of The Reality Check. Elan leads things off by&nbsp;exploring the health claims of&nbsp;grounding mats. Next Adam analyzes yet another study comparing &nbsp;cocaine to sweetener. Darren ...
<p>Episode 314 has not one guest, but TWO!&nbsp;&nbsp; First Dina tells us all about parasites, multiple sclerosis and clinical trials.&nbsp;&nbsp; Next Dana takes a look at the size of the universe.&nbsp; Lastly, Adam investigates a viral video about Tim Hortons cup sizes.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
<p>Most of the crew gets a much deserved week off while Pat provides a mash-up of segments based on the theme of "firsts."&nbsp;&nbsp; We would love to get your feedback on whether you liked the format!&nbsp; Let us know at:&nbsp; <a href="mailto:info@trcpodcast.com">info@trcpodcast.com</a></p>
<p>Episode 312 is all that and more!&nbsp; First Adam frags some headlines claiming that adult women gamers outnumber teenage boy gamers.&nbsp;&nbsp; Next Pat hunts for the facts to answer a listener's questions about deer.&nbsp; Lastly Darren clears the smoke on whether Puff The Magic Dragon is about ...
<p>Episode 311 of The Reality Check&nbsp;is really amazing. Darren leads it off with a discussion about some misconceptions people have about suicide. Next, Elan looks into whether you should eat 3 regular meals a day or multiple small meals. Adam closes things out by answer whether it's true that sharks ...
<p>This episode of The Reality Check is the best piece of content on the internet. Pat leads things off by going in depth into his investigation of a vanity award scam. Next Darren discusses if people in Afghanistan&nbsp;know about the events of 9/11. Finally Elan answers whether it's true that a 17 ...
<p>With Darren away at a conference, former TRC host Jon Abrams steps in to take over the hosting duties for episode 309 of The Reality Check, and leads things off with a segment where he discusses a number of World War 1 myths. Next, Elan&nbsp;leads a&nbsp;game of Science Fact or Science Fiction: Great ...
<p>Episode 308 is here.&nbsp;&nbsp; First Darren tries to work out whether Crossfit is suing scientists. &nbsp; Next Adam searches for answers in reply to a listener's email about the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI). &nbsp; Lastly, Pat pours over evidence on whether or not it is safe ...
<p>The core four are back together for&nbsp;the best 307th episode of any podcast ever! Pat leads things off with a superstition he learned about on his vacation regarding fishing and bananas. Next, Elan answers a listener email about deer whistles and whether they actually work. This is followed by&nbsp;an ...
<p>With Pat away for the second week in a row, the gang calls in the big guns in the form of public health and stats professional Dina Tsirlin to sub in. Darren leads off the show by answering if Facebook deliberately made people sad and what, if anything, was learned. Next Adam discusses the odd reactions ...
<p>Pat's away but the guys still pull off one of the greatest episodes of all time with #305. Elan starts off the show with an overview of Null Hypothesis Significance Testing (NHST). P-values galore! Next, Adam looks into whether some dogs are racist and why that may be. Darren closes out the show by ...
<p>Episode 304 of The Reality Check will likely break every podcast record ever set. Darren leads things off by analyzing some productivity hacks he read on the internet. Pat then leads a game of Name That,&nbsp;with a totally topical theme. Adam ends the show by answering if Sheng Long was a real Street ...
<p>Episode 303 of TRC is here.&nbsp;&nbsp; First, Pat takes a 'frank' look into whether earlobe creases are a sign of heart disease.&nbsp;&nbsp; Next, Adam purrrrrsues an answer to whether the beloved internet cat, Venus, is truly a chimera.&nbsp;&nbsp; Lastly, Elan dives hand first into the question ...
<p>The gang is fully recovered from the episode 300 celebration (301 was the hangover episode) and explodes which their best episode yet with number 302. Darren leads the way with a segment about some recent research on whether female-named hurricanes kill more people than their male-named counterparts. ...
<p>Episode 301 of The Reality Check is the pinnacle of audio media. The show begins with Adam looking into whether parents should tell their kids to "finish their plates". Next, Elan hosts an exciting rendition of the classic TRC game, Science Fact or Science Fiction, with a theme of fertility. Darren ...
<p>All four panelists are back together to celebrate 300 episodes of The Reality Check!&nbsp; Pat starts us off with a look a Vanessa's Law.&nbsp;&nbsp; Adam then takes us through some mistakes that were made in the last 100 episodes.&nbsp;&nbsp; Darren gives us a light-hearted segment about bad student ...
<p>Episode 299 has arrived!&nbsp;&nbsp; With Elan away, the rest of the crew still delivers.&nbsp;&nbsp; First Adam looks into whether on not Godzilla could exist.&nbsp; Darren then gives us not one, not two, not three but FOUR book reviews.&nbsp; Lastly Pat looks into whether there has ever been a true ...
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