Why Skepticon?: Skepticon is a Big Tent (Full of Dinos)

Why Skepticon?: Skepticon is a Big Tent (Full of Dinos)

Despite having occasional bouts of misanthropy and despairing of human abilities to reason and live together with justice and in peace, we would love to have everyone in the world come to Skepticon. (Imagine all the t-shirts we would have to order!) But we see our...
#SK9 Shirts Available for Pre-Order!

#SK9 Shirts Available for Pre-Order!

Skepticonees! The Skepticon 9 Shirt is HERE! Pre-order this shirt today to ensure you get the style and size you want. Designed by Missouri based design duo Bear & Otter Co., this shirt is everything that #SK9 dreams are made of: The high quality shirt itself is...
Why Skepticon?: Skepticon is Skeptical

Why Skepticon?: Skepticon is Skeptical

Yeah, really! Says so right in the name. It’s even in Missouri – the ‘Show Me State’. Okay, so we give our skeptical side-eye to a lot of things that other skeptics groups consider to be outside the traditions of the skeptical movement. But...
SK9 Speaker: Rebecca Watson!

SK9 Speaker: Rebecca Watson!

Skepticonics, We’re proud to announce our next speaker for Skepticon 9: Rebecca Watson! Rebecca Watson is the founder of the Skepchick Network, a collection of sites focused on science and critical thinking. She has written for outlets such as Slate, Popular...
SK9 Speaker: Bria Crutchfield!

SK9 Speaker: Bria Crutchfield!

Skepticonpeople, We’re proud to announce our next speaker for Skepticon 9: Bria Crutchfield! Born and raised in Los Angeles, Bridgett (known as ‘Bria’) was raised, baptized and disfellowshipped from Jehovah’s Witness faith. She segued to Pentecostal Christianity...

SK9 Speaker: Victor Harris Jr.!

Skepticonses, We’re proud to announce our next speaker for Skepticon 9: Victor Harris Jr.! Victor Harris Jr. was a staple on the Bay Area poetry scene beginning in 1999, he featured at various venues in Oakland and Berkeley, and was on the slam finals stage for...