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Is the Moon a Planet or a Star??

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Ok...so I came across this today (had a bit of a laugh).:D It's sort of "sciencey/techy" thing and thought you guys would like it.:)

Like we didn't already know that the hosts & guests on QVC and HSN are a bunch of empty-headed idiots. Here's a clip of a QVC host and guest arguing/debating if the moon is a planet or a star (OMG...unbelievable)!!!

QVC host: I believe the moon is a star

- Nick
 

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I feel dumber watching that. I get that science isn't everybody's "thing" but that's pretty basic astronomy.
 

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I feel dumber watching that. I get that science isn't everybody's "thing" but that's pretty basic astronomy.

Can't quite bring myself to watch that yet. I'm not sure I can stand to loose too many IQ points these days.
 

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Can't quite bring myself to watch that yet. I'm not sure I can stand to loose too many IQ points these days.
You're making the jokes too easy... :p
 
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I've encountered too much anti-science recently to watch that man.

M - O - O - N, that spells moon.
 

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Well that was an almost total waste of time, except for confirming my worst fears about the general knowledge of QVC hosts. It's worse than I thought. Gave me a laugh though.;D
 
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Wow, just wow.
 

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Finally watched the clip. I needed the laugh. Then it got to be a little depressing when I realized how much of this kind of confusion I've heard recently.
 
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It's shiny and bright, and it rises like the Sun, so it's obviously a star. Duh! ;)
 
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I'm very surprised these people aren't in Congress -- specifically, on the Science committees!
 

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