Posts Tagged ‘infomercials’

Osteopathy Infomercial In The Guardian

June 14, 2011

Yesterday’s Guardian carried a puff-piece for osteopathy which was so obviously a free advert for Ben Katz the “London Osteopath” that it prompted me to write to the Life & Style editor at lifeandstyle.editor@guardianunlimited.co.uk to complain. Here is the text of my email: (more…)

Electrosensitivity Again

November 29, 2010

[BPSDB] Electrosensitivity has made a return to the pages of the METRO, under the headline “Is your mobile phone really a threat to your health?”. I have heard it said that if a tabloid headline is phrased as a question, the correct answer is almost invariably “No”. That is certainly the case here. (more…)