Next SitP

For March 31st we have a slightly different format: An EU Debate. This one will be fun. Come along and see if they can change your mind. #WinSitP

Next Social Event

The next Round Table is on the 9th of March. See you at The Bishop on the Bridge in Winchester for some good food and great conversation. #WinSotRT

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The Creationists are coming! Again!

John MacKay is coming to Winchester Guildhall on Wednesday 2nd Oct at 7:15.

John MacKay

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 […]

Woo of the Week – The Fanny Magnet

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 of the Week

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 […]

So What Wouldn't Boots Sell?

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 […]

Woo of the Week

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 […]

Woo of the Week

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 […]