Genre: Documentary, Reality
Premise: Penn and Teller are not only world-famous comedians and magicians, they're also die-hard skeptics. Each episode takes topics such as abstinence, life coaching, cryptozoology, 12-step programs and psychics and uses principles of magic and trickery - as well as good ol' fashioned hidden camera sting operations - to smoke out ``nonsense peddlers'' and reveal how they operate.
S03, E10 (First Aired: Jul. 11, 2005)
Penn and Teller delve into the realm of the spirits and take a look at the revived interest in ghost hunting; people who claim to be in touch with supernatural spirits.
S03, E06 (First Aired: May. 30, 2005)
Education and public policy experts discuss the academic and professional promises of college.