The personal site of Tom Coates, co-founder of Product Club

Public Relations

Ben Goldacre vs. Clarion Communications

09/01/2007

A lovely piece in the Guardian today, although I’m going to link through to the full uncut version on badscience.net because it’s more curvacious and has a nice bounce to it: “Jessica Alba, the film actress, has the ultimate sexy strut, according to a team of Cambridge mathematicians.” This important study was the work of Read More

This is not a brothel

This is not a brothel…

08/28/2007

As has probably become clear recently, I’m currently not particularly well-inclined towards people who work in public relations – particularly the particularly unscrupulous ones that spam me with press releases and work ardently to try and persuade me to talk about their products or services on my site. They don’t seem to understand that I Read More