Monthly Archives: January 2013

Skeptic News: Group In China Rescues Bears From 'Bile Farm' Abuses

The animal welfare group Animals Asia received six bears in China today, after the Sichuan Forestry Department took the animals from an illegal bear bile farm. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: #Cuttingforbieber fake?

Legions of Justin Bieber fans desperately want the pop singer to stop smoking marijuana and are willing to injure themselves to prove the point, or so some users at the message board 4chan.org would have you believe. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Mother jailed for life for beating son to death for not learning Qur'an

A mother who beat her seven-year-old son to death for failing to learn the Qur’an by heart and then burned his body in an attempt to hide her crime has been jailed for life. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Dave Mustaine believes in chemtrails

Everyones favourite dog kicking former member of Metallica is spouting off about conspiratorial bullshit? Is anyone surprised? Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Guru victim blames

An Indian spiritual guru has sparked a backlash after saying the 23-year-old student who died after being gang-raped could have averted the trgaedy by begging for mercy. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Chiropractors pouring money into Wisconsin elections

In the medical world, the value of chiropractic has long been a point of debate. In Wisconsin politics, however, the value of chiropractors appears to be rapidly increasing, as evidenced by the large amount of money they gave to legislative candidates last cycle. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Scientology book faced libel chill

Have British libel laws effectively banned a book on Scientology being published in the UK? Continue reading

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