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Postby Brian Jordan » Wed Dec 28, 2011 12:44 pm

Sense About Science has produced this year's report on the scientific ignorance of some "celebrities"
http://www.senseaboutscience.org/data/f ... e_2011.pdf
I think the one I like best is the idea of some American woman that the sea is salty because it's full of whale sperm! (To get back on topic, could that happen over a mere 10,000 - or even 4,500 - years max?) The worst is an anti-vaxxer's claim that the HPV vaccine causes mental retardation.
"PPSIMMONS is an amorphous mass of stupid" - Rationalwiki
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