TRC #210: Dark Side of the Rainbow + Toxic School Supplies + Post Hoc Fallacy

Jon looks into the pairing of the Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon with The Wizard of Oz. Adam takes on reports of toxic school supplies and Darren discusses the Post Hoc Fallacy.

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Show Notes:

Dark Side of the Rainbow

Earliest reference to Wizard of Oz and Pink Floyd on USENET

Alan Parsons Quote

Toxic School Supplies:

News release: Hidden Toxic Chemicals in Children’s School Supplies – Center for Health, Environment & Justice

Hidden Hazards: Toxic Chemicals Inside Children’s Vinyl Back-to-School Supplies

Phthalates Regulations – Health Canada Fact Sheet 2011-01

Phthalates Regulations – Canada Gazette

Phthalates: Soft plastic’s hidden hazard – Health – CBC News

Post Hoc Fallacy

Skeptic’s Dictionary

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