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Alright pals, that's enough. Sarah Palin was pretty funny while she lasted, I have to admit. And Rick Perry's face-plant routine was almost entertaining enough to make up for his shameless grifting ...
by honestmensclub
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 10:13 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Please print this out and carry it with you for future reference. You can use it to offer support and explanation to other parents when they lose a child or their child suffers a lifelong impairment.
by Krotor
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 03:29 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Of course one of the right wing loons has to find someone else to blame, but he forgets one thing: According to the World Health Organization, about 93 percent of children in Honduras, Guatemala ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 03:30 PM PST with 24 Recommends
The question came up - why? What's the motivation for the Republicans to suddenly hop on the antivax crazy train? Whose money are they following? What is the specific reason to get their followers ...
by eyelessgame
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 11:54 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by joe quigley
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 11:41 AM PST with 1 Recommend
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R)
by David Nir
Comment Count 176 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 10:04 AM PST with 104 Recommends
How do you react if Anthrax is being spread in our children's schools? Do you have authorities hunt down and arrest the people responsible or would you rather they be gunned down by police in the ...
by HealOurCountry
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 08:42 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Point point ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 242 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 10:00 PM PST with 413 Recommends
... and a love letter to tmservo433, who gave us this . It seems we're going to have a month of calls for "The Good Old Days" TM , if the anti-vaxer trolls ...
by serendipityisabitch
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 05:45 AM PST with 15 Recommends
because now Rand Paul is making the same remarks as Chris Christie. http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/elections/rand-paul-vaccines-can-lead-mental-disorders-n298821 In an interview with the network ...
by pat of butter in a sea of grits
Comment Count 143 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 02:33 PM PST with 153 Recommends
Unless you've been living on an interplanetary spaceship lacking Earth news services, you probably are aware of a serious outbreak of measles at the Happiest Place on Earth, that is, Disneyland (...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 01:22 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Measles Measles is one of the leading causes of death among young children even though a safe and cost-effective vaccine is available. In 2013, there were 145 700 measles deaths globally –
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 273 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 04:38 AM PST with 172 Recommends
This child shows a classic day-four rash with measles. About five months ago, I wrote a piece about how the interaction of information and ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 343 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 07:00 PM PST with 202 Recommends
I regard them having a supreme sense of entitlement, that only their choices matter. The risk they run is only low when pretty much everyone else is vaccinated. To avoid a negligible risk from a ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 284 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 11:01 AM PST with 227 Recommends
At last count, the Disney measles outbreak is at 114 cases, with one who took Amtrak in New York state while contagious. It's time for some serious proposals to deal with this and prevent future ...
by G2geek
Comment Count 160 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 12:46 PM PST with 136 Recommends
I caught a cold. And I don't just write about infectious diseases because it's some intellectual pursuit, but I hate viruses, bacteria, and parasites. I make the worst possible patient when I have ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 42 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 12:44 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Short and not so sweet this evening, since 3CM is much too lazy to write anything with any sort of imagination on his own, taken from posts on a British website that always has a good time finding ...
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jan 24, 2015 at 06:24 PM PST with 5 Recommends
I have railed against charlatans who claim that they have the easy way to prevent or cure cancer. Generally,  these snake oil salesmen  try to convince you ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 214 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 03:56 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
Flu shot, that is. Nice warm day today on the sunny south coast of Ohio, so I was wearing a short sleeved shirt when I went shopping, and just got a convenient vaccination along with my groceries. ...
by Ahianne
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 06:24 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
In a previous article , from our vaccine legal expert, Dorit Reiss, we learned that there's a whistleblower lawsuit ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Sep 13, 2014 at 01:45 PM PDT with 28 Recommends