Daily Archives: January 16, 2013

Leftover Links for 16 January 2013

DNlogo

Happy hump day, I am so tired and the week is only half over… Here are your links that I had leftover and stuff… There’s No Proof That Pubic Lice Are Going Extinct – Business Insider. She sounds incredibly gullible. We can’t all be intellectuals, I guess. “What Distracts Me From My Reality Is Bigfoot”:…

Google did not do in a donkey

Donkey standing on the side of the road as the car is closer. Photo credit: Google

Ok, let that outrage go, the Googlemobile did not run over a donkey and leave it for dead. The ornery critter was in the way but escaped in plenty of time. Google Lat Long: Never ass-ume. Over the last 24-hours concerned members of the public and the media have been speculating on the fate of…

Editorial – Looking for the best answer: Sorry it burst your paranormal balloon

DNlogo

Lately, there is a thing going around web sites that promote fringe ideas. They enjoy bashing James “The Amazing” Randi, one of the world’s most prominent skeptics and unveiler of charlatans. I suppose it’s not new, but I see it a lot lately. There have even been several attempts to personally discredit him. Many commenters try to…

Does this sound like legitimate medical protocol to you?

DNlogo

Bob Blaskiewicz gets a harrowing story straight from a former patient and family. Burzynski Patient Wayne Merritt’s Story « The OTHER Burzynski Patient Group. So according to the family, the Burzynski Clinic grievously wronged them in several ways: 1) they vastly overcharged them for common medications; 2) they treated him with conventional chemotherapy (despite all the whooping and hooting by Burzynski supporters about how his…

Kickstart An Honest Liar: The Amazing Randi Story

The author with The Amazing at Camp Inquiry in 2011.

A new Kickstarter project to fund a film about one of today’s greatest professional skeptics. An Honest Liar: The Amazing Randi Story by Flim Flam Films — Kickstarter. An Honest Liar profiles the colorful life of famed magician turned professional skeptic James “The Amazing” Randi as he embarks on a series of public crusades to…