The Angela Papers, Part 3: The Sandy problem

On 14 February 2017, this blog received an email from Mel Ve, co-owner of the Conscious Consumer Network (CCN). Attached to that email was a transcript of Skype conversations between Mel and Angela Power-Disney, who was sacked from CCN in January. On Thursday we looked at a few of the points of conflict leading up…

The Angela Papers, Part 2: The final days

On 14 February 2017, this blog received an email from Mel Ve, co-owner of the Conscious Consumer Network (CCN). Attached to that email was a transcript of the Skype conversations between Mel and Angela Power-Disney, who was sacked from CCN in January. Yesterday we looked at a few of the points of conflict leading up…

The Angela Papers, Part 1: What went wrong at CCN?

Dedicated readers will recall that a couple of weeks ago we received some information from an unusual source—Mel Ve, who operates the Conscious Consumer Network (CCN) with her husband Biggi, informed us that Angela Power-Disney and Sandy Bergen were being dismissed from the network. Predictably, Angela who never (well rarely, oh all right sometimes and…

Kristie Sue Costa, the defective detective

It’s a bit of a truism around these parts that Kristie Sue Costa is not exactly the world’s greatest detective. We first realised that when she started her blog, Dearman Does Hampstead, with an article claiming that pretty well everyone who didn’t believe in the Hampstead SRA hoax was one person, and that one person…

What makes the Hoaxtead mob tick?

A couple of weeks ago we passed the second anniversary of the day Sabine released the videos of RD’s children online, kicking off the social media firestorm that would become Hoaxtead. At the time, no one except the original hoaxters realised that an online smear campaign had begun, which would affect the lives of dozens…

Journalism: Angie is doing it wrong

Yesterday we described a two-year-old video made by Angela Power-Disney, in which she viciously slandered Irish Gardaí whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe. Oddly enough, no sooner had we posted, than Angela put up another, even nastier video, in which she embroidered upon and embellished the false allegations she’d made two years ago. We won’t link that…