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Don’t Hold Your Breatharian: Prahlad Jani “Scientist” Provides Update with No Science

Think back a few months. Do you recall the media fanfare in the spring when the 83 year-old Prahlad Jani entered into an experiment in which he was said not to eat or drink for 15 days straight? Oh, the papers and the news shows were agog. Isn’t life just miraculous?

Since then, we’ve discovered […]

If She Stops Eating For 40 Days, Will Her Candidates Win The Election?

The latest prophecy from Cindy Jacobs is that the Christian God is asking Americans to participate in “a forty day fast leading up to the election beginning on September 24th through election day November 2, 2010.” […]

Credulity over Credibility: Fox News Flubs the Prahlad Jani Story

Yesterday morning, Fox News issued a news story on the Prahlad Jani “miracle”: that apparently the 83 year old man hasn’t eaten a morsel or had a drop to drink since World War II. Fox News reported on a recently concluded episode in which Prahlad Jani was said to be constantly observed by scientists in […]

Revealed: Scientist in Prahlad Jani Experiment Refused Independent Monitoring

The UK’s Daily Mail provides new information on Prahlad Jani’s experiment in breatharianism that the rest of the credulous world media has neglected to report. At the end of 15 days, experimenters in India claimed that Prahlad Jani had nothing to eat and nothing to drink, yet not only surviving but displaying the vigor of […]

Breatharian Prahlad Jani Experiment Said to End, and the results are…

14-15 days (depending on your time zone of reference) ago, a scientific experiment was supposedly commenced regarding the “breatharian” Prahlad Jani, a man in his 80s who claims neither to have eaten food or had water to drink for 70 years, a man who claims to subsist entirely on spiritual energy that enters his body […]