All conferences should have a security team on standby to take care of those errant academics!
If you don’t want to be like Dr Mad at your next conference, you might want to read the Guardian’s follow up to last week’s link – A guide to asking good questions.
"20 minutes later..."
Dr Mad: ... AND THAT IS WHY ALL OF YOUR RESEARCH AND EXPERIENCE IS FOR NOTHING! YOU WILL LOOK BACK ON THIS DAY AND SEE IT AS THE START OF A NEW WORLD!
Session Chair: Do you have some sort of question?
Dr Mad: AREN'T YOU GLAD I WAS HERE TO TELL YOU ALL HOW WRONG YOU ARE?!
Dr Mad: WAAIIT...