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…

Feynman for all!

There are plenty of reasons to dislike Bill Gates, but his philanthropic gestures aren’t generally among them (this is, of course, an obvious exception). Gates has apparently recently purchased the rights to a collection of lectures by physicist, author, skirt-chaser and bongo player Richard Feynman, and will be making them freely available to the public.…