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Is there Convincing Evidence behind the Budwig and Gerson Cancer Cure Claims?

In a post debunking the supposed cancer cure-all “Matthew 4 Protocol”, more than one person has left a comment singing the praises of two other protocols: the “Budwig protocol” and “Gerson therapy,” both proclaimed to rid the body of cancer. “Anna” writes:

“Gerson therapy and Budwig protocol check out Tamara St John’s testimony, she too [...]

Belief In Chemtrails Associated With Inability To Distiguish Between Evidence And Assertion

Does this material, brought to our attention by one of our readers, constitute proof of chemtrails, massive poisonous clouds purposefully spread behind airplanes as part of a government conspiracy to make Americans sick? [...]

Faith and Evidence in the United States Congress

Number of mentions of “faith-based” and “evidence-based” in the Congressional Record from 2001-2012 (source beta.congress.gov):

When Mark of the Beast and End Times Outrank Available Evidence, Conspiracies Follow

Since January 2013, writers at Irregular Times have been pointing out the problems in the conspiracy theory insisting that the “Obamacare” health care law requires all Americans to be forcibly implanted with RFID-trackable microchips starting this year. The biggest problem with this claim is empirical: if you read the text of the law yourself, you’ll [...]

Looking for the Microchip on my Arms March 23 2013… It's There! (Documentary Video)

Right wing and other conspiratorial websites like News With Views and Before It’s News have been sharing bold predictions about Obamacare microchips in their headlines, their Facebook posts and their Tweets over the past year or two:

“Micro Chip Implant Coming March 23, 2013″

“The New Health Care (Obama care) law H.R. 3590 Also HR [...]

Photograph Proves Bill Ayers Attends Obama Cabinet Meetings

This photograph shows Bill Ayers attending a White House Cabinet meeting, sharing a good laugh with Comrade Presidente himself! [...]

Photographic Proof Jesus Walks The Earth: Biblical Scholars Agree!

Biblical scholars have examined a photograph and concluded that it is evidence that Jesus Christ has returned to walk the earth. [...]

May 21, 2011: Video Evidence of The Rapture (Documentary)

Dateline: May 21, 2011, 11:00 AM.

Prominent Christian preacher Harold Camping is heard every day on on Family Radio, broadcast from coast to coast. According to him, today is the day of the Rapture and Judgment. When the largest earthquake ever known to mankind shakes the ground. When the Earth spits out the bodies [...]

#20 Way to Exasperate a Liberal: Demand Obama’s Kindergarten Records

There’s critical inquiry, and then there’s obsession.

What’s the latest reason America’s right wing has dreamed up to toss President Barack Obama out of office? The website at www.WeHateAmerica.com supplies a new piece of evidence for his foreign illegitimacy:

“Barack Hussein Obama has NEVER released his kindergarten records.”

That’s right, the line in the sand [...]

Who’s Gerrymandering Evidence on Global Warming?

“Employing actual facts is not nearly as effective a tactic as gerrymandering evidence.”

This phrase, appearing on page 107 of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Global Warming and Environmentalism (Regnery Press 2010), is one of the few in Christopher Horner’s book that hits the mark.

Horner means for you to apply that statement to [...]

Disasters That Didn’t Happen: the Doomsayers are Nigh

I remember as a child in the early 1980s watching the PBS science program Nova as a scientist (looking the part with his glasses and wild hair) explained that according to the strict laws of probability, there was a 90% chance of a nuclear weapons accident by 1990. By the year 2000, he explained we [...]