Tag Archive: Skepticism

Mar 21 2014

I Get Mail – You are Not Real!

This was just a weird piece of hate mail and I figured it needed dealing with. It’s rare that I get any vitriol from anti-vax. I know that many anti-vax groups bandied around a “Do Not Argue” List. A list of skeptics who should not be engaged on the so called “Anti-Vaccine Debate”. So the …

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Oct 27 2013

From Goo To You via Woo

The Huffington Post while critical of american right wing movement also plays host to some of the most amazing woo merchants in the form of Deepak Chopra, Bruce Lipton and Gregg Braden whose recent forays into the depths of pseudoscience have produced the idea of spirituality based science.This idea is a mix of religiously evocative ideology mixed in with science …

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Sep 01 2013

Not the Ducks – Israel, Polio, Judaism and Jiggerypokery

This one combines everything. Atheism and Skepticism combine to meet superstition, religious nonsense and plain old quackery. Dr. Suzanne Humpheries is a “real” doctor. A Nephrologist in fact. She also flogs quackery as if there was no goddamn tomorrow. I have repeatedly said this. The quackery lobbies have real doctors who give them credibility in …

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