Uri Geller Outraged! U of A cancels spoon-bending workshop criticized as ‘bunk science’

When a note about an upcoming spoon-bending workshop at the University of Alberta came through Timothy Caulfield’s inbox, he immediately assumed it was a joke.

After all, he thought, no actual university would promote such an event, inviting medical students and future health professionals to learn about “spoon bending and the power of the mind,” right?