Category Archives: Autism

Crosby’s labyrinth, or why I couldn’t stop myself from replying to the vaccine conspiracy theorist to end all conspiracy theorists.

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A Jenny McCarthy reader, Pt. 4: The real dangers in following Jenny’s advice

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A Jenny McCarthy reader, Pt. 3: Jenny legitimizes the scientific fringe

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A Jenny McCarthy Reader, Pt. 2: Jenny brings her anti-vaccine views to Oprah

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Poetry by Scott Lentine about life on the autism spectrum

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TLC’s vaccine misinformation piece vanishes into the ether. Do they owe readers an explanation? (Also: Chicago Sun-Times endorsement of anti-vaccine conference remains online.) UPDATED

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Major medical, science organizations prepare letter to TLC about its vaccine fear-mongering

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UPDATE: Sun-Times endorsement of autism quackfest remains online even after editor claims it was “incorrect”

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TLC disappears comments, edits its turd of an anti-vaccine piece. It still stinks.

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More media stupidity: Chicago Sun-Times runs propaganda piece for Jenny McCarthy’s anti-vaccine conference

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