Go Skeptic, it’s your podcast! This week, Pat squashes the recent iPhone retro 1970 Bug making the rounds. Darren points a skeptical lens at current news stories suggesting Hitler suffered from a condition that affected the size of his penis. Cristina jumps in to school us on the origins of Leap Year. Finally, Adam respawns an old theory regarding who gaming’s first transgender character is, and reminds us how good he looks in red.
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Apple Retro 1970 Bug
Wired: Don’t Set Your iPhone to 1970
9to5 Mac: Apple Acknowledges iPhone Bricking 1970 Date Bug
Mac Rumors: iOS 9.3 Beta Fixes 1970 Date Bug
Gizmodo: Apple Promises To Fix 1970 Bug
Leap Year Revisited
Quora: Why wasn’t 1900 a leap year
Quora: Why does February have 28 days
Mental Floss: Why are there only 28 days in February
Slate: Bad Astronomy: The math behind leap years
CNN: Why do we have leap year?
Video Gaming’s First Transgender Character
Metroidís Samus Aran is a Transgender Woman. Deal With It. – The Mary Sue
Samus Is Trans, and Ronda Rousey Probably Shouldn’t Play Her – Harlot
Ronda Rousey: Transgender fighter Fallon Fox has an advantage – MMA Junkie
Images of Samus’s colours in an out of her suit