“The vaccination controversy is a twist on an old problem for the Republican Party: how to approach matters that have largely been settled among scientists but are not widely accepted by conservatives.
It is a dance Republican candidates often do when they hedge their answers about whether evolution should be taught in schools. It is what makes the fight over global warming such a liability for their party, and what led last year to a widely criticized response to the Ebola scare.”- NYTimes 2/3/15
So evidently Craigslist is also to blame for the measles outbreak. According to NPR’s the Takeaway- Jenny McCarthy’s denial of genetics coincided with layoffs in the newspaper business among the first to go were science reporters…
So America’s favorite bunny started spouting her wacko theories in the store it was covered by entertainment reporters. “my science is Evan” was reported as fact.
Wow how tough would it be to mainstream an autistic child with polio?
From Newser 2/2
“Further research….suggested every detail in the bronzes was textbook perfect Michelangelo – from the six packs to the belly buttons, which are as artist portrayed them on his marble statue of David.”
They left out small packages
HuffPost on a gay congressperson threatening to out her colleagues.
“”If certain people come out and start espousing this rhetoric about family values, then I will say, ‘Let’s talk about family values, because here’s what I heard.’ I don’t have direct knowledge, because obviously I’m not the other person involved in the affair. But one thing you would never hear about me is that I ever cheated on a partner or had an affair,” said Todd.””
“Plastic surgery is a burka made of flesh” someone on the radio this am.