Daily Archives: November 19, 2012

Leftover Links for November 19, 2012

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A few leftover links today… Yes, ANOTHER petition. A Petition To Have Bigfoot Declared An Endangered Species | Disinformation. The Pope says it’s no big deal. Pope Benedict XVI dismisses December 21 Mayan doomsday. Some people are just stupid. Even sober, he doesn’t seem quite right. BBC News – Australian drunk survives attempt to ride…

Exorcists as alternative to health care in London’s Asian community

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BBC News – Possession, Jinn and Britain’s backstreet exorcists. UK health and social workers and those in the criminal justice system are increasingly having to understand belief in spiritual possession among ethnic minorities, with new research highlighting a particular issue with some sections of the British Asian community blaming mental health problems on the supernatural.…

Dennis Markuze (aka David Mabus) arrested again (Updated)

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There is an announcement via Twitter from the Montreal Police that known spammer and online harasser, Dennis Markuze, otherwise known as “Mabus” has been arrested for violating probation. Twitter / SPVM: D.Markuze was arrested for …. He has been posting tweets in various forms as “Operation Archangel” and has been sending emails, signed on to…

The ‘Bloop’ mystery solved!

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Frequently cited as an “insane mystery science hasn’t solved”, the bloop looks to have a reasonable explanation. Was it a mystery monster squid as most commonly thought? Sadly, no. First some background in case you haven’t heard about the bloop: Skeptoid It came from the depths of the South Pacific. Throughout the summer of 1997, a…