Why are the bunk peddlars so excited?

It is easy to bunk, but hard to debunk. Anyone who starts bunking will soon fall in with those who deal in claptrap, hokum and plain lies. Between them there may be jealousies, but at bottom there is a fellowship, and the debunker faces a league formed against him. The debunker, on the other hand,…

Neelu charges court for injury

Crown court is all fun and games until someone gets hurt. Then it’s just fun. Just ask Neelu, who claims that she had her “arms ripped out” during her last foray into court. Here’s a brief excerpt from the transcript to the video which describes this insult: In case you were wondering what a “ripped…

How not to make death threats

Here’s an important tip for those out there whose preferred method of communication is the death/dismemberment threat: don’t. But if you really feel you must, when writing to your intended victims it’s generally best not to cc the police into the incriminating emails. You see, the law doesn’t think highly of death threats (or threats…

Charlotte Ward, Belinda, and the Musas

We don’t often think about our old adversary Charlotte Alton Ward, aka Jacqui Farmer, these days. However, on Tuesday one of the Hoaxtead mobsters (who shall remain nameless, but who looks as though he could use a good bath and a stint in rehab, say no more, say no more) posted something, ostensibly from Charlotte/Jacqui: As…

Is Hoaxtead an ‘internet prophecy cult’?

One aspect of the Hampstead SRA hoax which many of us have trouble grasping is how people can maintain their seemingly intractable belief in such an utterly improbable story, for more than three years now. Scarlet Scoop first mooted the idea of the true believers as a kind of cult, and it’s a thought we’ve…

Matt Taylor hits the ‘mute’ button

Yesterday we learned from perennial troofer Andy Devine that not only was his friend John Paterson arrested last week, allegedly for uttering death threats, but Matt Taylor had his collar felt earlier this month. This struck us as odd, but not because it’s unusual for Matt to be arrested. By his own admission, he was arrested…