John MacKay is coming to Winchester Guildhall on Wednesday 2nd Oct at 7:15.
John MacKay is the International Director of Creation Research a Young Earth Creationist propaganda mill based in Australia. Mackay has been around for 30 years and was previously associated with Ken Ham. His background is in Geology and rejects […]
OK, OK, apologies for the title. But you didn’t seriously expect me to use the utterly patronising and ridiculous actual title of the product did you ? It’s actually called the LadyCare Menopause. Now I reckon there should be a noun after that which would give the game away but who am I to […]
Woo at work – Holistic Therapies
Do you have any woo at your place of work ?
Well last week was an interesting one at work for a number of reasons but the most intriguing thing came from our HR department. They publish a quarterly newsletter with all sorts of company goings on therein and […]
In response to recent questions from the House of Commons parliamentary science watchdog about Boots’ insistence on selling homeopathic preparations, their chief pharmacist Paul Bennett admitted:
“I have seen no evidence that these products are efficacious. It’s about consumer choice and a large number of our customers think they work.”
and added that he thought […]
This week’s winner of the illustrious Woo of the Week trophy is :
That all-time crackpot pseudomedicine : Homeopathy !
Rating : Risibly crass.
Why is it Woo of the Week Dave ? Good question. Well I’ll tell you. Let’s hit the bullet points here :
Uses the magical idea of the so-called Law of […]
Well here’s another installment of our regular weekly feature : Woo of the Week !
Okay, okay, most of that was a lie. This is the first one. But this should be fun so I reckon I’ll make it a regular feature. And the acronym is almost W.o.W. Or at least it will be when […]