Who actually owned the copyright to a picture

Above is a fabulous picture of a grinning female macaque – so who actually owns the copyright for this? Is it the person who owns the camera, or the person who borrowed the camera and took the picture? In this case, because it is in dispute … the answer is supposedly nobody and so it is claimed … Read moreWho actually owned the copyright to a picture

Daft Claim: Congressman Can Prove God Exists With A Simple Equation

It always strikes me as more than a little bit odd when somebody pops up and claims that they have “proof” that god exists. Think of this this way, take the specific religious claim and replace the word “god” with something else such as “pink unicorns”, “magic” or “elfs” and the claim would simply result in … Read moreDaft Claim: Congressman Can Prove God Exists With A Simple Equation

Moderate Islamic Leader in UK declares himself to be a narrow minded bigot

As you might, or perhaps might not, be aware, the BBC runs a program called “Free Speech” in which current affairs are discussed such an unemployment, immigration, gay rights etc… The format is one that involves going out to different venues within different cities around the UK and directly engaging with the public. In a … Read moreModerate Islamic Leader in UK declares himself to be a narrow minded bigot

Weird Claim: “Britain is set to become a country that prizes a cow more than a Jew, an ox more than a Muslim”

The context here is that Britain’s top vet, John Blackwell, has called for a ban on slashing animals’ throats in ‘ritual’ slaughters for halal and kosher meat products. He is quoted as saying … “The Danish unilateral banning [was done] purely for animal welfare reasons, which is right.” “We may well have to go down that … Read moreWeird Claim: “Britain is set to become a country that prizes a cow more than a Jew, an ox more than a Muslim”

Daft Claim of the week: “Atheism Is Enemy of America”

An article by Terence Jeffrey that appeared in “The Patriot Post” makes such a daft claim that it caught my eye. Now if you are wondering “Who?”, well if I happen to mention that he was the campaign manager for Republican candidate Pat Buchanan in the 1996 presidential race, then that tells you a great deal about the spin … Read moreDaft Claim of the week: “Atheism Is Enemy of America”