//July

Give me a doctor partridge plump!

I switched on the radio this morning and immediately heard extremely important news from America. Apparently the President had appointed a very FAT doctor to the most heavyweight medico-political job in the country - surgeon general. Across the  media and the blogosphere, self-righteous commentators were self-righteously condemning the Chosen One for sending out the 'wrong [...]

By | 2009-07-23T13:10:40+00:00 July 23rd, 2009|Current Affairs, Health|3 Comments

Brilliant Speech by Prince Charles: Future King shows the limitations of mechanistic and reductionist thinking.

In what was surely the speech of his life, Facing the Future,  (The Richard Dimbleby Memorial Lecture broadcast on BBC last night - you can still hear it here, Prince Charles made an impassioned appeal for a new way of viewing the present world crisis with special regard to the environment. Rather than condescendingly lecturing [...]

By | 2009-07-09T11:43:27+00:00 July 9th, 2009|Current Affairs, Homeopathy|13 Comments