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Graham High School Honor Rolls - Urbana Daily Citizen 23 Apr 2019, 2:10 am

Graham High School Honor Rolls  Urbana Daily Citizen

GRAHAM HIGH SCHOOL 3rd 9 WEEKSHonor Roll3.5000-5.33339TH GRADELauran Bailey, Zachary Blosser, Morgan Brandyberry, Olivia Bryant, Kaylee Burke ...

Shirley Ann (Goodwin) Erickson Gunter | Obits - NRToday.com 22 Apr 2019, 10:24 pm

Shirley Ann (Goodwin) Erickson Gunter | Obits  NRToday.com

Shirley Ann (Goodwin) Erickson Gunter passed peacefully from this life on April 5, 2019, surrounded by her family's love. Shirley was born in Portland, OR, ...

Friday's Wayne County arrest log - Palladium-Item 22 Apr 2019, 1:42 pm

Friday's Wayne County arrest log  Palladium-Item

Wayne County law enforcement jailed six individuals Friday.

Honor Rolls | News, Sports, Jobs - Maui News 21 Apr 2019, 2:51 pm

Honor Rolls | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

KING KEKAULIKE HIGH SCHOOL Third Quarter Na Haumana Hanohano (The Honor Students) Pookela 4.0-Plus Grade-Point Average These students earned ...

Erie County Real Estate Transactions - Buffalo News 21 Apr 2019, 10:04 am

Erie County Real Estate Transactions  Buffalo News

Following are real estate transactions over $5000 as listed in records of the Erie County clerk's office for the week ending March 22. ALDEN • 12282 Westwo…

Wagoner Track and Field captures conference titles - Tulsa World 21 Apr 2019, 5:38 am

Wagoner Track and Field captures conference titles  Tulsa World

Championship plaques from the Verdigris Valley Conference Track Meet will find their way into the Wagoner High School trophy case after the Bulldogs and ...

On file: April 21, 2019 | Public Records - Charleston Gazette-Mail 21 Apr 2019, 4:00 am

On file: April 21, 2019 | Public Records  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Marriages. The following people filed for marriage licenses in Kanawha County between April 11 and 18, 2019: Jonathan Alan Slack, 32, and Angela Rose ...

Post-Tribune Local Scoreboard for Sunday, April 21, 2019 - Chicago Tribune 21 Apr 2019, 12:40 am

Post-Tribune Local Scoreboard for Sunday, April 21, 2019  Chicago Tribune

Scores and highlights may be emailed to posttribsports@gmail.com. Note: Schedules are subject to change because of weather and other factors. SATURDAY'S ...

For Bernie Sanders, 2016 gets in the way of 2020 - The Washington Post 20 Apr 2019, 8:24 pm

For Bernie Sanders, 2016 gets in the way of 2020  The Washington Post

Early last year, Bernie Sanders huddled with his closest advisers to talk about the future. If he ran for president again, one told him, he'd probably perform well ...

Royal Births Were Once Terrifying, Deadly and Watched by Huge Crowds - History 19 Apr 2019, 5:53 pm

Royal Births Were Once Terrifying, Deadly and Watched by Huge Crowds  History

Think royal births are a spectacle now? Marie Antoinette would beg to differ.

Osage County Sheriff's Office Bookings April 12-18 - Tulsa World 19 Apr 2019, 5:00 pm

Osage County Sheriff's Office Bookings April 12-18  Tulsa World

Editor's Note: Osage County Sheriff's Office arrests/detentions for the period from Friday, April 12, 2019, through Thursday, April 18, 2019. Information is obtained ...

Drama League announces 2019 nominees - Broadway News 17 Apr 2019, 3:22 pm

Drama League announces 2019 nominees  Broadway News

The Drama League announced its 2019 nominees Wednesday, which include off-Broadway and Broadway productions. In addition to category-specific awards, ...

Why I Dislike Psychics and Why You Should, Too - Patheos 12 Apr 2019, 7:16 pm

Why I Dislike Psychics and Why You Should, Too  Patheos

One of my guilty pleasures is Big Brother. Alongside Survivor, Big Brother satisfies some deep dark corner of my psyche that voraciously craves strategy. I loved ...

Marshall: AG James pays a visit to LI - Newsday 10 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Marshall: AG James pays a visit to LI  Newsday

Attorney General Letitia James visited Long Island Wednesday for conversations about opioid addiction, and met with the Newsday editorial board for a ...

Remembering the Great Tomsoni - Scientific American 2 Apr 2019, 7:42 pm

Remembering the Great Tomsoni  Scientific American

We were very sad to learn that Johnny Thompson (aka The Great Tomsoni) passed away on March 9, 2019, at the age of 84. We first met Johnny in 2007, when ...

American Construction Source Names Randi Moran Chief Human Resources Officer - Industrial Distribution 2 Apr 2019, 7:12 pm

American Construction Source Names Randi Moran Chief Human Resources Officer  Industrial Distribution

American Construction Source (ACS), a leading national building materials platform for custom home builders and repair and remodel contractors, announces ...

Does Homeopathy Work? How effective are Homeopathy medicines? - Hiptoro 2 Apr 2019, 1:30 am

Does Homeopathy Work? How effective are Homeopathy medicines?  Hiptoro

Homeopathy is very common among people and you must have definitely resorted to it at least once in your life. But have you wondered how effective it is.

What can magic teach us about UX? - Siliconrepublic.com 1 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

What can magic teach us about UX?  Siliconrepublic.com

Human-centred design, like an illusion, can only be understood by embracing the principles of scepticism, writes UX expert Gareth Dunlop.

Can psychics speak to the dead? - The Week Magazine 31 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Can psychics speak to the dead?  The Week Magazine

Adapted from an article that originally appeared in The New York Times Magazine. Used with permission. When you're setting up fake Facebook pages, it's the ...

Don't laugh too soon at Uri's Brexit stunt - Jewish News 25 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Don't laugh too soon at Uri's Brexit stunt  Jewish News

I don't know about you, but I'm feeling in great need of cheering up, what with all kind of scaremongering stories about Brexit and having to take critical decisions ...

Obituary: Daniel Shaffer - Galva News 21 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Obituary: Daniel Shaffer  Galva News

Daniel W. Shaffer, 77, of Moline, died Friday, March 8, 2019, in Arizona. A visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at Wendt Funeral Home, ...

The biggest scandals to ever hit TLC - Nicki Swift 14 Mar 2019, 6:06 pm

The biggest scandals to ever hit TLC  Nicki Swift

Every network is hit with controversy and scandal from time to time. Whenever some bad press comes along regarding the show or the cast, the networks work ...

Dowdell, Randi James - Press of Atlantic City 10 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Dowdell, Randi James  Press of Atlantic City

Dowdell, Randi James, - 65, of Galloway, NJ went home to be with the Lord on March 4, 2019. Born in Atlantic City, NJ he was the loving son of.

State sues landlord in tenant harassment - Queens Chronicle 4 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

State sues landlord in tenant harassment  Queens Chronicle

New York State Attorney General Letitia James has filed a civil suit against one of the largest residential landlords in Queens.

Modern Spiritualism: Meet the young people who believe they're communicating with the dead - BBC Three 1 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Modern Spiritualism: Meet the young people who believe they're communicating with the dead  BBC Three

Warning: adult themes. Ashley Robinson, 36, closes his eyes and goes into a meditative state as he says: “Father God, help us to get a better understanding of ...

An Inside Look at How the Guerrilla Skeptics Expose Famous “Psychic Mediums” - Patheos 26 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

An Inside Look at How the Guerrilla Skeptics Expose Famous “Psychic Mediums”  Patheos

The New York Times has published an article, which will appear in Sunday's print magazine, about Susan Gerbic and her team of Guerrilla Skeptics.

No, John Oliver. Not All Psychics Are Frauds. - Patheos 25 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

No, John Oliver. Not All Psychics Are Frauds.  Patheos

Dear John Oliver,. I'm Courtney. I'm a professional Tarot advisor with over twenty years' experience. I see private clients and work for a phone psychic hotline.

Megan Barton Hanson heads to Israel to enlist Uri Geller against smoking - The Jerusalem Post 13 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Megan Barton Hanson heads to Israel to enlist Uri Geller against smoking  The Jerusalem Post

The British celebrity will fight her smoking habit alongside personal trainer Matt Fiddes, who used to be Michael Jackson's personal bodyguard.

Oops! Gentleman who fakes a fall to collect insurance money is caught on surveillance camera - Boing Boing 1 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Oops! Gentleman who fakes a fall to collect insurance money is caught on surveillance camera  Boing Boing

https://youtu.be/gA40cdhlsgc A sly gentleman working as an independent contractor thought he'd pull a fast one by faking an accident to earn some big ...

Photos: Photos: Today in History, Dec. 20 - The Daily News - Jacksonville, NC - Jacksonville Daily News 20 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Photos: Photos: Today in History, Dec. 20 - The Daily News - Jacksonville, NC  Jacksonville Daily News

These are the faces of children living in the ghetto of Szydlowiec in Poland under Nazi occupation, Dec. 20, 1940. (AP Photo/Al Steinkopf). [2/24]. Viola Gentry ...

Spoiler Alert! | Hidden Brain - NPR 3 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Spoiler Alert! | Hidden Brain  NPR

Writers and filmmakers hoping to hoodwink their fans with plot twists have long known what cognitive scientists know: All of us have blind spots in the way we ...

The A-Z of Believing: O is for Occult - The Independent 25 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

The A-Z of Believing: O is for Occult  The Independent

One should not believe in superstitions, but it is best to be heedful of them – Sefer Hasdim.

Do Some Poker Players Have Psychic Powers? - Online Poker.net 20 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Do Some Poker Players Have Psychic Powers?  Online Poker.net

Some poker pros like to believe that they can 'read souls' around the card table, with players such as Phil Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu springing to mind.

Psychic Powers at Play in Poker? - PokerNews.com 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Psychic Powers at Play in Poker?  PokerNews.com

Ashley Adams considers the topic of psychic power in poker and how it can be some people can believe clairvoyance and telepathy can really exist.

'Witch' conjured $600Gs out of man in evil spirit scam: York cops - Toronto Sun 25 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

'Witch' conjured $600Gs out of man in evil spirit scam: York cops  Toronto Sun

A wannabe witch allegedly fleeced a Vaughan man of more than $600000 in a bit of magical mayhem.Detectives from York Regional Police have charged a ...

Dear Skeptic: An Open Letter To The James Randi Educational Foundation - Oh My Stars - Beliefnet 19 Oct 2018, 11:13 am

Dear Skeptic: An Open Letter To The James Randi Educational Foundation - Oh My Stars  Beliefnet

Dear JREF: I really love some of the work that professional skeptics like you do. Your take-down of phony faith healer Peter Popoff was an absolute classic.

The Haunting of Hill House Recap: Sensitivity Training - Vulture 12 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

The Haunting of Hill House Recap: Sensitivity Training  Vulture

The focus falls on Theo in the series' most emotional episode to date. A recap of The Haunting of Hill House Season 1, Episode 3: 'Touch'

INDEPENDENT LENS: An Honest Liar - KPBS 4 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

INDEPENDENT LENS: An Honest Liar  KPBS

Meet James "The Amazing" Randi, the famed magician and self-proclaimed "honest liar" who dedicated his life to exposing frauds. But when dealing with a ...

Derek DelGaudio Conjurs Life After His Off-Broadway Smash ‘In & Of Itself’; Hollywood’s Been Watching - Deadline 9 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Derek DelGaudio Conjurs Life After His Off-Broadway Smash ‘In & Of Itself’; Hollywood’s Been Watching  Deadline

When Derek DelGaudio's 72-week, four-time-extended Off Broadway run of his accurately titled In & Of Itself vanishes August 19 from the 150-seat Daryl Roth ...

This day in history - The Boston Globe 7 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

This day in history  The Boston Globe

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 7, the 219th day of 2018. There are 146 days left in the year.

Magician the Amazing Randi has dedicated his life to promoting critical thinking - Daily Telegraph 6 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Magician the Amazing Randi has dedicated his life to promoting critical thinking  Daily Telegraph

CLEARLY the lanky US talk show host wasnt interested in anything the short, grey-bearded guest had to say. Despite inviting Canadian-born American ...

Skeptical leader Susan Gerbic to speak in Arcata - Mad River Union 29 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Skeptical leader Susan Gerbic to speak in Arcata  Mad River Union

ARCATA – The Mad River Union and Humboldt Skeptics present Susan Gerbic, a prominent leader in the skeptical movement, at Blondie's Food and Drink, 420 ...

Two Notable South Asian Atheists Face Blasphemy Charges in Their Countries - Patheos 22 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Two Notable South Asian Atheists Face Blasphemy Charges in Their Countries  Patheos

These two activists did nothing wrong, yet critics have painted targets on their backs.

A Skeptic, a Student Newspaper, and a #MeToo Dilemma - Undark Magazine 11 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

A Skeptic, a Student Newspaper, and a #MeToo Dilemma  Undark Magazine

Michael Shermer threatened to sue a college paper for publishing allegations of sexual assault without allowing him to respond. Was he justified?

‘Derren Brown: Miracle’ Review: Deception on the Stage and Under the Steeple - Wall Street Journal 21 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

‘Derren Brown: Miracle’ Review: Deception on the Stage and Under the Steeple  Wall Street Journal

Derren Brown is a mentalist, illusionist, pop philosopher and debunker of scam-artists and mediums. He's also an Englishman, though in his concert movie ...

Everything Leaving Netflix In July - Refinery29 20 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Everything Leaving Netflix In July  Refinery29

If taking away a bunch of our favorite shows and movies is Netflix's way of telling us to go outside and stop wasting our summer on the couch, then they've got ...

Alice Cooper says he’ll only retire when people stop coming to his shows - NME Live 5 May 2018, 7:00 am

Alice Cooper says he’ll only retire when people stop coming to his shows  NME Live

Alice Cooper has said he'll only retire once people stop coming to his shows, saying he feels "the best he's ever felt"

How the Most Shocking Moment in Ghost Stories Came Together - Vulture 23 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

How the Most Shocking Moment in Ghost Stories Came Together  Vulture

The story behind the scene that turns horror into psycho-horror – and turns Ghost Stories on its head.

A theater hit, the horror anthology Ghost Stories fails to translate its scares to the big screen - The A.V. Club 17 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

A theater hit, the horror anthology Ghost Stories fails to translate its scares to the big screen  The A.V. Club

Adapted from their hit stage show, which played the West End in 2010 and 2011, Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman's Ghost Stories pays homage to what was ...

Alice Cooper recalls how he nearly died after a hanging stunt went wrong - NME Live 4 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Alice Cooper recalls how he nearly died after a hanging stunt went wrong  NME Live

Alice Cooper has revealed how he once nearly died after a hanging stunt went wrong. The shock rocker was performing at Wembley Stadium in 1988 when the ...

Alice Cooper Nearly Accidentally Killed Himself On Stage in 1988 - Esquire 2 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Alice Cooper Nearly Accidentally Killed Himself On Stage in 1988  Esquire

For years, Alice Cooper's live show was known for a number of death-defying stunts, including a scene where musician simulated hanging himself on stage.

Lord save us from the rational men - The Outline 20 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Lord save us from the rational men  The Outline

Why creeps like Lawrence Krauss are skeptical of everything but their own bias.

James Randi: The Life of The World's Most Famous Magician and Skeptic - Inverse 21 Nov 2017, 8:00 am

James Randi: The Life of The World's Most Famous Magician and Skeptic  Inverse

At 89 years old, magician James Randi remains one of the most beloved skeptics in the world.

The Amazing Randi can escape just about anything — except Hurricane Irma - Miami Herald 12 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

The Amazing Randi can escape just about anything — except Hurricane Irma  Miami Herald

Magician, mentalist and (as he'll be the first to tell you) faker James Randi — better known by his stage name, The Amazing Randi — used to escape from a ...

An Eighty-Nine-Year-Old Escape Artist Trapped by Hurricane Irma - The New Yorker 11 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

An Eighty-Nine-Year-Old Escape Artist Trapped by Hurricane Irma  The New Yorker

As Hurricane Irma tore through the Caribbean last week, more than six million Florida residents were told to evacuate. Some could not. Tens of thousands of ...

That Time the CIA Investigated a Magician to See if Magic Was Real - Motherboard 10 May 2017, 7:00 am

That Time the CIA Investigated a Magician to See if Magic Was Real  Motherboard

A video with illusionist Uri Geller spawned dozens of pages of follow-up reports in the CIA about whether magic was real, and if so, how to harness it for ...

James Randi debunks Magnet Man - Boing Boing 6 Mar 2017, 8:00 am

James Randi debunks Magnet Man  Boing Boing

In This video, professional skeptic James Randi demonstrates his new powder (called tal-kom or something like that) that demagnetizes a magnetic man.

The magic of politics: the irrationality of rational people - OUPblog 5 Feb 2017, 8:00 am

The magic of politics: the irrationality of rational people  OUPblog

'The Amazing Randi' is by anyone's measure quite a remarkable chap. His real name – Randall James Hamilton Zwinge – is pretty remarkable on its own, but ...

The Amazing Randi: Amazing Not Supernatural - Sun Sentinel 29 Mar 2016, 7:00 am

The Amazing Randi: Amazing Not Supernatural  Sun Sentinel

He's known worldwide as The Amazing Randi and he calls South Florida home but he says he's not supernatural. In fact, much of his amazing career has been ...

Toronto’s James (The Amazing) Randi profiled in An Honest Liar - Toronto Star 28 Mar 2016, 7:00 am

Toronto’s James (The Amazing) Randi profiled in An Honest Liar  Toronto Star

Magician who appeared many times on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show featured in PBS's Independent Lens.

The audiophile’s dilemma: strangers can’t identify $340 cables, either [Updated] - Ars Technica 30 Jul 2015, 7:00 am

The audiophile’s dilemma: strangers can’t identify $340 cables, either [Updated]  Ars Technica

says manufacturer AudioQuest. "For best results have the arrow pointing in the direction of the flow of music. For example, NAS to Router, Router to Network ...

Classic video: James Randi exposes psychic fraudster - Boing Boing 21 Jul 2015, 7:00 am

Classic video: James Randi exposes psychic fraudster  Boing Boing

https://youtu.be/QlfMsZwr8rc I watched An Honest Liar this weekend on Netflix. It's a Kickstarter funded documentary about James "The Amazing" Randi, the ...

Film Review: In 'An Honest Liar,' An Illusionist Faces His Own Truth - KCUR 29 May 2015, 7:00 am

Film Review: In 'An Honest Liar,' An Illusionist Faces His Own Truth  KCUR

In the 1970s and '80s, a magician known as the Amazing Randi was a favorite talk show guest for the wryly entertaining way he debunked his fellow.

'An Honest Liar' review: Famous skeptic James Randi's incredible life story - OregonLive.com 10 Apr 2015, 7:00 am

'An Honest Liar' review: Famous skeptic James Randi's incredible life story  OregonLive.com

This admiring portrait of the magician, escape artist, and debunker of psychic and supernatural phenomena James Randi traces his unbelievable life story, ...

Review: Amazing Randi seeks truth in 'An Honest Liar' - azcentral.com 9 Apr 2015, 7:00 am

Review: Amazing Randi seeks truth in 'An Honest Liar'  azcentral.com

Magician James Randi is a compelling subject, especially when we see more sides of him.

Truth and unexpected consequences: 'An Honest Liar' profiles James Randi - Washington Post 19 Mar 2015, 7:00 am

Truth and unexpected consequences: 'An Honest Liar' profiles James Randi  Washington Post

At barely more than five feet tall, and with a bushy white beard and beetled brow, magician James “The Amazing” Randi resembles nothing so much as an angry ...

Barry Sonnenfeld to Direct Film About Famous Hoax - Hollywood Reporter 12 Mar 2015, 7:00 am

Barry Sonnenfeld to Direct Film About Famous Hoax  Hollywood Reporter

The deception, orchestrated by James "The Amazing" Randi, is also explored in the new documentary 'An Honest Liar.'

Review: ‘An Honest Liar,’ a Documentary About the Debunker James Randi - New York Times 5 Mar 2015, 8:00 am

Review: ‘An Honest Liar,’ a Documentary About the Debunker James Randi  New York Times

“Magicians are the most honest people in the world,” the illusionist James Randi says at the beginning of “An Honest Liar.” “They tell you they're gonna fool you, ...

James ‘The Amazing’ Randi Speaks at ‘An Honest Liar’ Screening - Variety 4 Mar 2015, 8:00 am

James ‘The Amazing’ Randi Speaks at ‘An Honest Liar’ Screening  Variety

The big draw at a special screening on Tuesday night in Hollywood wasn't a leading man or hot new starlet, but an 86-year-old retired magician. Attendees at ...

"An Honest Liar:" Film Review - Huffington Post 23 Feb 2015, 8:00 am

"An Honest Liar:" Film Review  Huffington Post

This is what it means to be an honest liar: it's the difference between using deception to conceal the truth and using deception to reveal the truth. ~ Jamy Ian ...

‘An Honest Liar’ a documentary in three acts - The Desert Sun 8 Jan 2015, 8:00 am

‘An Honest Liar’ a documentary in three acts  The Desert Sun

James Randi spent a half-century as a magician, illusionist, escape artist and psychic medium. But he was always honest about the fact that he was tricking ...

James Randi: debunking the king of the debunkers - Telegraph.co.uk 9 Dec 2014, 8:00 am

James Randi: debunking the king of the debunkers  Telegraph.co.uk

James Randi, star sceptic and subject of the documentary An Honest Liar, is dedicated to exposing magicians and spoonbenders. Is he guilty of a little sleight of ...

The Unbelievable Skepticism of the Amazing Randi - New York Times 8 Nov 2014, 8:00 am

The Unbelievable Skepticism of the Amazing Randi  New York Times

An expert magician, avid debunker and scourge of spiritualists and con men prepares for the final curtain.

James Randi: An Honest Liar uncovers deception at the heart of sceptic’s own story - Herald Sun 8 Nov 2014, 8:00 am

James Randi: An Honest Liar uncovers deception at the heart of sceptic’s own story  Herald Sun

FOR the past four decades James Randi has travelled the world, exposing psychics, mystics and spoon-benders as charlatans, fakes and frauds.

James Randi tells the truth about An Honest Liar - Milwaukee Record 2 Oct 2014, 7:00 am

James Randi tells the truth about An Honest Liar  Milwaukee Record

The irascible subject of the fleet-footed documentary appears at the Milwaukee Film Festival Sunday, October 5 at the Downer Theater.

At 86, James Randi is still amazing - MiamiHerald.com 30 Aug 2014, 7:00 am

At 86, James Randi is still amazing  MiamiHerald.com

For a guy who has spent most of the past 40 years busting treacherous telepaths, spurious spoon-benders and fake faith-healers, James Randi can do some ...

Hot Docs: James Randi, the original mythbuster - Toronto Star 2 May 2014, 7:00 am

Hot Docs: James Randi, the original mythbuster  Toronto Star

James Randi, a Toronto-born magician, has dedicated his life to debunking the illusions of the paranormal.

Plantation artist avoids prison for stealing man's identity two decades ago - Sun-Sentinel 29 May 2012, 7:00 am

Plantation artist avoids prison for stealing man's identity two decades ago  Sun-Sentinel

The judge had wanted to give celebrated South Florida artist Jose Luis Alvarez two years in prison for stealing a New York man's identity more than two decades ...

The Unsinkable Rubber Duckies - Wired News 4 May 2012, 7:00 am

The Unsinkable Rubber Duckies  Wired News

It sometimes seems like there is a huge swath of the general public that will just believe anything — they are immune to skepticism and compelled to accept the ...

Stanley Krippner, parapsychologist even James Randi likes - Boing Boing 1 May 2012, 7:00 am

Stanley Krippner, parapsychologist even James Randi likes  Boing Boing

Stanley Krippner, 79, is a parapsychologist loved by believers and skeptics alike. He's been honored with lifetime achievement awards from the mainstream ...

The 'Medium' Is Not the Messenger - Wired News 9 Apr 2012, 7:00 am

The 'Medium' Is Not the Messenger  Wired News

Hardly does one talking-to-the-dead practitioner fade from view than another pops up, to the delight of the naifs who desperately need assurance that no one ...

Jailed mystery artist? He once was 'Amazing' Randi's assistant – under a different name - Sun-Sentinel 18 Oct 2011, 7:00 am

Jailed mystery artist? He once was 'Amazing' Randi's assistant – under a different name  Sun-Sentinel

Before artist Jose Alvarez traveled the world with famed magician and professional skeptic James "The Amazing" Randi, he was Deyvi Pena, a young man from ...

'The Amazing' Randi, renowned supernatural investigator, immersed in mystery about partner's alleged ID theft - Miami Hurricanes 15 Sep 2011, 7:00 am

'The Amazing' Randi, renowned supernatural investigator, immersed in mystery about partner's alleged ID theft  Miami Hurricanes

As a magician, escape artist, author, lecturer and self-proclaimed "charlatan," James "The Amazing" Randi has traveled the world exposing frauds and cheats ...

Toronto psychic denies running from $1M challenge - CBC.ca 6 Sep 2011, 7:00 am

Toronto psychic denies running from $1M challenge  CBC.ca

A Toronto-based medium denies she's ducking a $1 million challenge from a skeptic organization to prove her powers. Psychic Nikki was reacting to a statement ...

Amazing Randi, On Ice - Forbes 29 Aug 2011, 7:00 am

Amazing Randi, On Ice  Forbes

Magician James Randi survives a coffin made of ice in the Geek Picture of the Day.

Psychics: James Randi Offers $1 Million if James Van Praagh, Allison DuBois, John Edward Can Prove Clairvoyance - ABC News 27 Aug 2011, 7:00 am

Psychics: James Randi Offers $1 Million if James Van Praagh, Allison DuBois, John Edward Can Prove Clairvoyance  ABC News

The James Randi Foundation, a non-profit group, has offered $1 million to 'psychic mediums' capable of proving their powers in a scientific experiment. James ...

Dr. Oz, Andrew Wakefield and others, um, 'honored' by James Randi - Los Angeles Times 1 Apr 2011, 7:00 am

Dr. Oz, Andrew Wakefield and others, um, 'honored' by James Randi  Los Angeles Times

We doubt that either Dr. Oz or Andrew Wakefield will be proudly displaying these honors on their mantelpieces: Both received "Pigasus Awards" this April 1 from ...

Sceptic offers $1 million for proof that homeopathy works - Wired.co.uk 8 Feb 2011, 8:00 am

Sceptic offers $1 million for proof that homeopathy works  Wired.co.uk

Sceptic, conjuror and escape artist James Randi has pledged one million dollars to anyone who can prove the efficacy of homeopathic remedies.

James Randi comes out of the closet - Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy - Discover Magazine 22 Mar 2010, 7:00 am

James Randi comes out of the closet - Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy  Discover Magazine

James Randi — one of the founders of the modern skeptical movement, a leading rationalist, thinker, and fighter of antiscience — has made a big ...

James Randi, global warming and the meaning of skepticism - Psychology Today 17 Dec 2009, 8:00 am

James Randi, global warming and the meaning of skepticism  Psychology Today

James “the Amazing” Randi is an icon of skepticism. The man has done more — over a span of several decades — to further the cause of critical thinking and to ...

The God of Skeptics: Heretics, nonbelievers and doubters worship "The Amazing Randi." So what will free thinkers do when he's gone? - Riverfront Times 26 Aug 2009, 7:00 am

The God of Skeptics: Heretics, nonbelievers and doubters worship "The Amazing Randi." So what will free thinkers do when he's gone?  Riverfront Times

Onstage in a spacious Las Vegas banquet hall sits a nervous-looking, dark-haired Danish woman named Connie Sonne. The 46-year-old retired police officer ...

Randi's big shoes to Phil - Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy - Discover Magazine 4 Aug 2008, 7:00 am

Randi's big shoes to Phil - Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy  Discover Magazine

Edited to add: The comments to this post have been amazing incredible. My sincerest thanks to all of you; knowing that everyone has my back makes this a lot ...

10 Tips For Dealing With James Randi: Claim Your Million Today! - Wired Blogs 26 Oct 2007, 7:00 am

10 Tips For Dealing With James Randi: Claim Your Million Today!  Wired Blogs

James Randi is a magician, skeptic and debunker who has made short work of countless frauds, fruitcakes and sincere claimants to paranormal power.

Pear Cable Chickens Out of $1,000,000 Challenge, We Search For Answers - Gizmodo.com 26 Oct 2007, 7:00 am

Pear Cable Chickens Out of $1,000,000 Challenge, We Search For Answers  Gizmodo.com

Click to viewWhen we first criticized the $7,250 Pear Anjou speaker cables, little did we know it would stir up such a hornet's nest of controversy. James Randi ...

UPDATED: Journalist Accepts $1 Million Challenge: Do $7250 Cables Sound Better or Not? - Gizmodo.com 15 Oct 2007, 7:00 am

UPDATED: Journalist Accepts $1 Million Challenge: Do $7250 Cables Sound Better or Not?  Gizmodo.com

Click to viewPear Cable, makers of the $7250 audio cables we showed you a couple of weeks ago, has accepted debunker James Randi's (pictured at left) ...

Pear Cable CEO Calls James Randi's $1 Million Offer a Hoax - Gizmodo.com 5 Oct 2007, 7:00 am

Pear Cable CEO Calls James Randi's $1 Million Offer a Hoax  Gizmodo.com

Last week, magician and paranormal debunker James Randi (pictured above left) offered the makers of Pear speaker cables $1 million if they could prove in ...

James Randi, Bob Barker Expose Psychic Fraud - Wired Blogs 19 Mar 2007, 7:00 am

James Randi, Bob Barker Expose Psychic Fraud  Wired Blogs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlfMsZwr8rc Speaking of James Randi, he made be a sad cryptographer, but let's not forget that he's still tops at doing what ...

James Randi Bio


Canadian-American stage magician and scientific skeptic

August 07, 1928, (90 years old)

Randall James Hamilton Zwinge

http://www.randi.org

James Randi
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