I got to see this show when he was touring Australia and I was very glad I did! H/t to The Crommunist. Read more

This happens to be filmed at Kimberley Academy in Montclair, New Jersey, the school that George Hrab graduated from [/trivia]. From I09: The traffic generated by the posting of the interview took its toll on the Hayden Planetarium’s servers, so the video featured here is streaming from YouTube — but be sure to show the HP some love. Read more

Representative from Burzynski Clinic sends aggressive legal threats to skeptics who question “antineoplaston” cancer therapy: …Whether or not Mr Stephens is a lawyer, his responses to several skeptics who questioned his “client”‘s science are not, in my opinion, in keeping with good science or good public policy. The world of science has no room for angry threats when a claim is put forward. The scientific method demands that skepticism be rebutted with proof, not threats. On seeing this, I am… Read more

Valeska Paris tells Cannane that she joined Scientology’s hardcore Sea Organization — signing its standard billion-year contract — at only 14 years of age. Three years later, after her father committed suicide and her mother denounced Scientology on French television, Paris was ordered to “disconnect” from her family. She says that church leader David Miscavige then enforced that disconnection by having her put on the cruise ship, the Freewinds, that sails the Caribbean and caters to high-level church members. Paris… Read more

A summary of the Burzynski’s efforts to censor bloggers is here – On The Burzynski Clinic Issuing Legal Threats Against Bloggers – Support The Streisand Effect. From Rhys Morgan’s Blog – ‘Threats From The Burzynski Clinic’: Rhys, This is my THIRD AND FINAL WARNING to you. Please convey this message to your entire Skeptic Network, which includes but not limited to, Ratbags.com, thetwentyfirstfloor, quackwatch, etc. I represent Dr. Burzynski, the Burzynski Clinic, and the Burzynski Research Institute. I’ve attached Azad Rastegar, and… Read more

Blog Break – Back on Dec. 5th. Thanks to Laura. Read more

And if you think there should be unity on some issues? Start here. We’ve removed discrimination from our hearts — now it’s time to remove it from our laws. Sign the petition to end marriage discrimination. We’ll deliver it to the ALP National Conference next weekend, where the Labor Party will decide on their stance to ending marriage discrimination.   Read more

Edit – Oh look, something new happened to further illustrate my post: CFI Canada: Half-truths and scandal Sunday Morning Survey – Because I’m Still Taking A Quasi-Successful Break From Blogging And I Had This One On A Sticky Note On My Computer For Quite Some Time Now And The Sticky Bit Isn’t Working Anymore So I Might As Well Use This Idea Before Throwing It Away. Three things happened. One: Alan Moore talked about how he feels about a whole lot of… Read more

Joseph Egan created a wonderful Anamorphic Typography installation at Chelsea College of Art & Design in London. See more at Laughing Squid. Read more

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