TRC #380: Starbucks Hates X-mas? + When Is A Cold Contagious? + Kubrick Admits To Faking Moon Landings?

coldOn this week’s show we have lots of questions!   First Cristina looks into a viral video claiming that Starbucks hates Christmas.  Next Darren wonders when the common cold is contagious.  Lastly Adam examines a second viral video, claiming to be an interview with Stanley Kubrick where he admits to faking moon landings.

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Does Starbucks Hate Christmas?

Today in Pointless Conservative Christian Self-Martyrdom, Joshua Feuerstein & Starbucks Cups

Simply Red: The Con-Man Behind the Rightwing’s Starbucks Cup Freak-Out

Snopes: Starbucks Red Christmas Cups

Wiki: Joshua Feuerstein

Washington Post: Most Christians don’t actually care about Starbucks cups. Here’s what we do know.

Washington Post: Who is Josh Feuerstein, the man behind the Starbucks red cup frenzy?

Business Insider: People are mad about the outrage over Starbucks’ red holiday cups — but it’s unclear if customers were ever upset to begin with

Facebook: Exposing Joshua Feuerstein

See How This Year’s Starbucks Holiday Cup Is Different From the Past

Washington Post: Starbucks’ red cups, and the Internet outrage machine

Uproxx: The Pastor Leading The Starbucks Red Cup Charge Got Put In The Corner On CNN

Vox: Starbucks’s red cup controversy, explained

Washington Post: The phony ‘War on Christmas’ is back, fueled by those alleged Jesus haters at Starbucks

Us Magazine: Starbucks’ Plain Red Holiday Cups Are Causing Outrage Among Christians

An Open Letter from Howard Schultz, ceo of Starbucks Coffee Company

Breitbart: War On Christmas: Starbucks Red Cups Are Emblematic Of The Christian Culture Cleansing Of The West

YouTube: Josh Feuerstein Confronted

Nate Lake:Why #merrychristmasstarbucks Is Everything Wrong With American Christianity

Washington Post: Most Christians Don’t Actually Care About Starbucks Cups

When Is A Cold Contagious?

How Stuff Works

Globe and Mail


Did Stanley Kubrick Admit To Faking The Moon Landing? (Adam)

Man who clearly isn’t Stanley Kubrick claims he faked the moon landing – Death and Taxes Mag

Lie Me to the Moon – Snopes


Stanley Kubrick’s Speech

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1 Response to TRC #380: Starbucks Hates X-mas? + When Is A Cold Contagious? + Kubrick Admits To Faking Moon Landings?

  1. Nick says:

    I loved Cristina’s segment on Joshua Feuerstein. While what he says is at times dispicaple, some of his quotes are extraordinary. I especially like his quote about if he walked on water people would criticize him for not being able to swim.

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