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Apparently, Rob Schneider thinks ALL CAPS is a substitute for having a clue: A lower-cased, fact-based rebuttal

Category: Comments, Health care, Public health, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 128 Comments

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

Category: Autism, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , | 35 Comments

Bob Sears: Bald-faced liar, devious dissembler, or both?

Category: Public health, Quacks, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , | 47 Comments

It really is bizarro day: Andrew Wakefield sues Brian Deer, BMJ

Category: Media, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

SciWriteLabs #6: BMJ editor Fiona Godlee on the Wakefield-MMR fiasco, the problems with peer review, and research oversight boards

Category: Media, science, SciWriteLabs, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

SciWriteLabs #5.1: Nature’s Ananyo Bhattacharya on “Bad Science,” inverted pyramids, and information webs

Category: Media, science, SciWriteLabs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

ABC News lies to readers, pretends 2009 news story on vaccines was written last week.

Category: Journalism, Media, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Will Bachmann’s anti-vaccine pandering fall flat? The changing political landscape for proponents of pediatric and public health

Category: Politics, Public health, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

More evidence Western vaccine paranoia is being exported to developing countries

Category: Autism, Public health, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Anecdotal Amish-don’t-vaccinate claims disproved by fact-based study

Category: Autism, Public health, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , | 187 Comments