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  •  so we save the reputation of one science blog (0+ / 0-)

    and yet our universities are corporation-filling machines, funded by those same corporations?

    It's a bit like fretting over one seagull in the Gulf while millions of people lose their livelihoods.

    'The great religions are the ships. The poets are the lifeboats. Every sane person I know has jumped overboard.' - Hafiz

    by AlyoshaKaramazov on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 07:44:11 PM PDT

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    •  there has been times when editors of a scientific (0+ / 0-)

      journal resigned because of an inclusion of a really flawed paper (which I think is a better analogy to this situation).

      But a certain amount of corporate control of our universities so far (I think) hasn't affected too much of the work done by the Profs; and it's much much better than having no universities at all.

      If I was a blogger at SB (haha), I most likely wouldn't quit because of the obvious costs of doing so.

      •  Let's see- (0+ / 0-)

        A certain amount of corporate control of our universities
        No universities at all

        OK, I'll take universities.

        -- We are just regular people informed on issues

        by mike101 on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 08:21:12 PM PDT

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