April 2011 Blog Posts

Dana Ullman (@homeopathicDana) is a conman

Seems Dana Ullman doesn't know what the Streisand Effect is. Dana wishes to quash suggestions that he is in fact a conman, so makes rumbling noises about libel. Pity he is, in fact, a vendor of sugar pills and water which he claims have magical curative effects which they cannot, in fact, be demonstrated to possess. This is the very archetype of the conman, fraud and quack. It is perhaps vaguely possible, though unlikely, that Ullman is merely trolling for attention - he does possess a somewhat narcicisstic personality - however I don't think that should stop us telling the world about Ullman's status...

I Say "No" To Chaplains

  Well, of course I do. The banner at the top of this blog, of course, says "Atheist". You'd think I would. However, there are very good reasons why you should be against the national school chaplains program even if you're a believer, and explaining this is part of the purpose of a new website launched tonight by my good friend Dave The Happy Singer, who's been beavering away behind the scenes with a small group of smart, dedicated folks. And me. No To Chaplains starts with ten simple and very good reasons why the NSCP is a bad idea, none of which...


It's on: Skepticamp Sydney 2011

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