The Canadian 10:23 Campaign is under way this weekend. If you’re interested in learning more about why homeopathy is nonsense, head over to the official Canadian 10:23 Campaign blog!
Consumers in Winnipeg stage homeopathic “overdose” Consumer rights activists across Canada have today announced their intention to take a mass homeopathic “overdose” next month, as part of a major global protest against the alternative remedies. Protesters in Winnipeg will swallow entire bottles of homeopathic pills at 10:23 AM on 5 February 2011 in Memorial Park, … Continue reading Press Release: 10:23 Campaign
Cross-posted from Startled Disbelief. I’m a little tired of this. Jeff Wagg’s article Are Atheists Delusional? Thoughts on Skepticon3 started the firefight, with answering volleys from P.Z. Myers and Jen McCreight, with the Matt Dillahunty, Russell Glasser, Shilling Cadena, and Dennis Loubet of The Non-Prophets soon joining the fray. Needless to say, I’m on the … Continue reading Atheism and Skepticism: Fight to the Death!
Cross-posted from Startled Disbelief. On 13 November 2010 I spoke to the Humanist Association of Manitoba on the subject of skepticism. I’ve attached the audio of the talk here, along with a slightly compressed version of what I meant to say (no guarantees that it’s what I actually said). During Q&A I found myself trying … Continue reading What I Believe—and, More Importantly, What I Don’t
Cross-posted from Startled Disbelief. TAM, Day One: Phil Plait Phil’s talk was controversial, to say the least. It’s fairly easy to get the Internet riled up, and many skeptics have a tendency to be contrary at the best of times—but, all the same, I think that his point has been unfairly represented, in many cases … Continue reading On the subject of being a dick…