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by bindeweede
Tue Oct 27, 2015 6:05 am
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Chair of Health Select Committee
Replies: 8
Views: 387

Re: Chair of Health Select Committee

An MP who believes in alternative medicines has lost in his bid to become chair of an influential Commons health select committee.
It must be the fairies what lost it for him.

http://www.theguardian.com/politics/201 ... CMP=twt_gu
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Mabus/Markuze.
Replies: 2
Views: 360

Mabus/Markuze.

Apparently, he is out and about and doing what he is not supposed to. I came across this. It appears that Markuze has decided to expand beyond YouTube this week. He posted into alt.atheism on Usenet on July 15, and last night (Friday, July 20) he posted a short, identical message to several forums i...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Avalanche in Chamonix.
Replies: 4
Views: 356

Re: Avalanche in Chamonix.

Isn't this where you were recently on holiday, Windbybindy? :(

Good job you're back home now, or we'd be worrying.
Yes Ketchup. Tragic news. Although I spent some time admiring the views of Mont Blanc, I didn't for a single minute think of trying to climb up it.
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Is this guy for real???
Replies: 6
Views: 454

Re: Is this guy for real???

Nick Pope gave a small presentation at the UKS Paranormal Conference in Muncaster Castle getting on for three years ago. I don't really remember a lot about it, but there are at least five other members here who were there, so Polomint or one of the others might be able to recall what he said.
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Is this guy for real???
Replies: 6
Views: 454

Re: Is this guy for real???

Edit. Got that wrong. Here's a link to Nick's site.


http://nickpope.net/latest-news.htm

Not very up-to-date.

ETA. Something tells me Bob knows a bit about Nick. Could be wrong, but I'd be interested to read what he says.
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Torygraph turns on the Tories?
Replies: 5
Views: 342

Re: Torygraph turns on the Tories?

Re: Legal highs... http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/general-election-2015/politics-blog/11645354/Theresa-May-wants-to-ban-pleasure.html The Bill is a textbook example of bad legislation, It is unnecessary, incomprehensible, largely unenforceable, and, by encouraging professional criminals into a new...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:48 pm
Forum: Scams and Hoaxes.
Topic: Power Balance Bracelets.
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Re: Power Balance Bracelets.

Here's a very new video from the JREF.

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by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Pickles knighted
Replies: 4
Views: 288

Re: Pickles knighted

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by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: Scams and Hoaxes.
Topic: Power Balance Bracelets.
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Re: Power Balance Bracelets.

Well, it looks like Power Balance are certainly NOT going out of business. In a recent statement, the company states, We will continue to bring innovative new performance technologies to athletes around the world, and are in the process of introducing Performance Mouth Gear (PMG) to the marketplace ...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Scams and Hoaxes.
Topic: Power Balance Bracelets.
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Power Balance Bracelets.

Via Brian and Facebook. Power Balance Bracelets to pay $57 million settlement, close up shop. Poorly proof-read, but yes, there ain't no such thing as magic. http://blastmagazine.com/the-blogs/sky/tmz-power-balance-bracelets-to-pay-57-million-settlement-close-up-shop/ Just a bit more from Huffpo. ht...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:43 pm
Forum: Scams and Hoaxes.
Topic: "Not Forgotten".
Replies: 0
Views: 438

"Not Forgotten".

A very sensitive article prompted by the Burzynski clinic saga. Written by forum member "endless psych". I am a skeptic because I care about the damage that quackery can cause. I reckon it’s probably about time I tried to do something about that. Whether or not I can remains to be seen, but I’m not ...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: Scams and Hoaxes.
Topic: Book warns that MLMs are not profitable.
Replies: 0
Views: 318

Book warns that MLMs are not profitable.

Data from 40 companies show that an average of 99.6% of MLM participants lost money, spending more on company purchases and minimal operating expenses than they receive in commissions. It is referring to the US market but I don't suppose things are any different elsewhere. http://www.ncahf.org/dige...
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: The Liberal Democrats 404 Error Page
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: The Liberal Democrats 404 Error Page

Another of polo's posts I missed. Just to add.....So, Clegg became leader of the LibDems in December, 2007. They had 63 MPs. Less than 8 years later, they have 8. Quite an achievement.
by bindeweede
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:32 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Irish referendum on same sex marriage
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Irish referendum on same sex marriage

The vote comes on Friday, May 22nd, I believe. Here's a short video. :)

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