Fake Diplomas

While sitting the the cafeteria of a well-known oil company chatting to a few offshore colleagues, one newly arrived chap was explaining that he had just completed training and was now a fully certified Siebel consultant. That sounded impressive, and as we were chatting he expanded upon this and explained that he had done the 3 day course the previous month. Yikes!, alarm bells rang inside my head, and glancing across to another colleague I could see that he had similar concerns. Having […]


Top 5 truly Weird Homeopathic remedy categories

With a hint that it was like this from Michael Marshall at QED last April, I ambled on over to Freemans Homeopathic online Pharmacy to see what we have on offer when it comes to Homeopathic remedies. If indeed you expect to discover a few strange things, then you will not at all be surprised to discover that it is all even weirder than you could ever possibly imagine. So with this thought in mind, I now bring you the top 5 […]

Climate Change – The latest Numbers

If you still have doubts regarding the reality of Climate Change, then you really do need to read the article that Dan Sung has written within the UK’s Independent. Oh and yes, that picture above comes with the article. Do you remember that US Senator harping on about Climate Change being a myth because the temperature outside was unusually cold? It was Jim Inhofe, the Chair of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works He brought a snowball on to the Senate floor […]

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Claim: Islam backs free speech and secular government

There is an article up on Salon written by Qasim Rashid that claims  … As a practicing Muslim, I don’t believe Islam is above criticism. I do believe that Islam backs free speech. I also believe that Islam champions secular governance. But what’s significant about my beliefs is why I believe them — which is because they are precisely what the Qur’an teaches, and what Prophet Muhammad exemplified. To establish his claim he then proceeds to slice apart an article by Jeffrey Tayler because […]


Befuddling and blinding with meaningless gibberish

Edzard Ernst, has pointed out a rather “interesting” paper that has been written by a German child/adolescent psychiatrist and homeopathic physician, Michael Hartmann. Prof Ernst points it out, not because he thinks it is good, but because despite having a string of letters after his name (MD, PhD, FMedSci, FSB, FRCP, FRCPEd), he does not understand a word of it. See if you can do any better, here is the summary … Efforts have been made to integrate homeopathy into the system of […]

Caveat emptor: Please buy my “How to get instantly rich” scam

If you surf the Net with Ad-Block off, you will no doubt at some point spot something like this … For the curious, I found that one on the Christian Post website as a sponsored ad, so it can only lead me to ponder the ethics involved in their willingness to host a scam. Wow it sounds exciting, so you click the link and you get taken to a website that is devoid of any actual detail, but whips up the excitement […]