Know scientology, know it’s a con

The “church” of scientology is launching a new media blitz, with the strapline of “know yourself, know life”. Here’s the first one, entitled “Search”: The other two are equally as vapid, and tell you absolutely nothing whatsoever. Except that you’re special, but you’d be more special if you only licked Tom Cruise’s arse joined their cult“religion”. As usual, they don’t mention…

£75 of awesome sceptical activist WIN!

Now here’s an example of great sceptical activism, all centred around the ongoing BCA vs Simon Singh libel claim and recent ASA adjudication on chiropractic advertising. Simon over at Adventures in nonsense has been busying himself recently: For some time, chiropractic has managed to get away with being the acceptable face of alternative medicine. With some evidence to show that…