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Entries from June 2008

Get the junk out

June 7th, 2008 · 20 Comments · Easy marks, Useful idiots

Tweet The low point of last week’s Green Our Vaccines rally in Washington, DC, came early in the day, before the 2,000 or so anti-vaccine parents began their one-mile walk down Constitution Avenue to the Capitol grounds. Jenny McCarthy and Jim Carrey had just spoken with the media, then walked down the line of marchers, […]

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The greatest story never told

June 2nd, 2008 · 7 Comments · Critical thinking, Kudos

Tweet The UK’s Daily Mail goes where no major American media outlet has dared to go: The Great Autism Rip-Off … How a Huge Industry Feeds on Parents Desperate to Cure Their Children. There is little hope given to parents of children with autism. Mainstream medicine offers no explanation for the cause of this life-long […]

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