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.
S05, E02 (First Aired: Mar. 29, 2007)
Penn and Teller explore the reasoning behind Wal-Mart protesters; this episode includes trips to rural towns that have just acquired a Wal-Mart to show the economic growth and employment improvements.
S02, E01 (First Aired: Apr. 1, 2004)
Leather-wearing vegetarians beware; Penn and Teller return to lift the lid on a load of more bull, this week turning their attention to those who use violence in the name of animal rights.