It’s the End of the Father as we Know Him (and I Feel Fine)

It’s another blow to fatherhood, the traditional family, and all things good and pure, squeals the Daily Heil.*  What could raise such spleen?  By the looks of it, it’s Part 2 of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act (2008), although the paper doesn’t have the good grace to provide a link.  This piece of legislation reduces […]

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A Bad Day to Detox… and a Diversion to Mill

Sense about Science are truly wonderful people, but, I fear, are engaged in a somewhat futile attempt to rid the world of gobbledygook.  Nevertheless, with Stakhanovite determination, they’re putting the boot into the detox industry.  Again.  On a similar theme, Ben Goldacre showed his mettle on Today and elsewhere. I wish them luck, but I […]

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