Daily Archives: November 18, 2012

Leftover Links for November 18, 2012

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Here are a collection of leftover links for today. Dig in. Wiltshire sounds like a very cool place! Weird Wiltshire: From mystical Stonehenge to crop cricles and ancient burial sites – TNT Magazine. A feature on skeptic, Penn Jillette Penn Jillette, America’s Trickster Laureate – WSJ.com. Very bizarre, cult-like accusations. Allegations of polygamy, abuse and…

High caffeine energy drinks under scrutiny

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F.D.A. Posts Injury Data Citing Red Bull – NYTimes.com. The government publicly released reports Friday of injuries that cited the possible involvement of Red Bull, the country’s top-selling energy drink, just days after its producer said it was unaware of such cases. The Food and Drug Administration posted online 21 reports that had been filed…

James W. Moseley, publisher of Saucer Smear, dies

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Jim Moseley, known for the irreverent, humorous, gossipy newsletter, Saucer Smear, has passed away. Loren Coleman writes an obit for a famous name in Fortean and ufology circles who exposed UFO hoaxers and has engineered hoaxes of his own. Twilight Language: Saucer Smear’s James W. Moseley Dies. Fortean friend, ufology humorist, and writer James W.…

Those evil, dishonest meat-eaters…

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Indian textbook slams non-vegetarians as liars, potential criminals – UPI.com. An Indian publisher is drawing criticism for a school textbook that says meat eaters “easily cheat, tell lies, forget promises … and commit sex crimes.” “New Healthway,” a health and hygiene textbook published by S Chand for 11- and 12-year-olds, includes a chapter titled “Do…