on Penn & Teller's BULLSHIT!
SHOWTIME cable televison
broadcast again on September 12, 2004 at 9:00 PM, Eastern Daylight Time
"Alcoholics Anonymous has freed thousands from the grip of alcohol addiction. Bullshit! There's no proof that AA or any other 12-Step program are any more effective than going cold turkey, doing things in moderation or getting medical help. And there's a debate raging whether alcoholism is even a disease! The quasi-religious 12-step groups have America brainwashed into believing that a higher power will take care of everything. Whatever happened to personal responsibility?"
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Jeff Schaler is one of the people interviewed for this show. The interview was conducted last fall in Washington, DC.