That was how it begin, back in March 2005 — we innocently decided to take self-proclaimed medium and real-life media whore Allison DuBois to task for her constant stream of bullshit and hypocritical vitriol. Little did we know that we would soon become something of a resource for those looking for the real scoop on Allison.
The first five Rants below represent our original Allison DuBois Week series — an in-depth look at Allison's unsubstantiated and, in some cases, firmly refuted claims. After those original posts, we have also included a variety of related Rants that were motivated either by comments we received on our DuBois Rants, or by the further adventures of Allison herself.
Medium: The Dubious Claims of Allison DuBois - Part V
2005.03.17 (Thu) 08:00
Allison's Answers to Skeptics: John Edward: But I'm a psychic. Stan: No dude, you're a douche. John Edward: I'm not a douche! What if I really believe that dead people talk to me? Stan: Then you're a [»]
Extraordinary Fiction & Bullshit Claims
2005.03.25 (Fri) 18:47
It seems that some people took our commentary on Allison DuBois to mean that we don't like the show Medium. Just to set the record straight, that is not at all what we were saying. In fact, we don't w [»]
Only God Can Prove a Negative, and There Is No God
2005.04.25 (Mon) 00:54
In response to our series on Allison DuBois, we have received a fair amount of feedback. Among the critical comments, there is one specific theme that we've heard more than any other — people qu [»]
2005.08.31 (Wed) 16:53
Well, it has been almost six months since we posted our original Allison DuBois Week Rants, and wouldn't you know: Allison is still out there promoting her bullshit "powers." Checking over our web sta [»]
On Being Almost Famous in Kansas City
2005.10.04 (Tue) 00:25
We were contacted last week by Aaron Barnhart from the entertainment beat of the Kansas City Star. He had come across our series on Allison DuBois, and wanted to cite us in an upcoming article. After [»]
Quite Reasonable Doubt
2005.10.05 (Wed) 10:57
These days, it's impossible to watch television without seeing advertisements for various shows — even when those shows aren't on the network you've tuned in to! So please keep in mind that we w [»]
We Must Have Hit the Skeptical Jackpot!
2005.12.08 (Thu) 21:27
Sure, we write about lots of topics, but our most popular posts (according to our stats) are our Rants on self-proclaimed psychic and real-life media whore Sure, we write about lots of topics, but our most popular posts (according to our stats) are our Rants on self-proclaimed psychic and real-life media whore [»]
We've Got Mail!
2007.08.31 (Fri) 21:24
We received the following e-mail from Octavo this morning:
I'm pretty certain that you receive your fair share of hate mail and it just seems unfair of you to keep such [»]