There has been a lot of craziness swirling around the science of child autism, not to mention Jenny McCarthy.
If the debunked idea that childhood vaccines can cause the disorder was always far out to you, then read on. Welcome, reasonable person, to world of real science.
UC Irvine endocannabinoid ... More >>
What was once a word used to assert adolescent alpha male dominance over the guy who would eventually become your boss is now a nearly complete empire run by the once-oppressed. Unlike the Habsburg, Incan or Qing, this one has its own channel on YouTube, complete with Weird Al , Neil Patrick ... More >>
Brantley Gutierrez, courtesy of DuttonFormer PC, John Hodgman hangs out with his favorite ferret skeleton
Like a perfectly normal person, John Hodgman prowls the vast data tubes of the internet late at night...in his underwear....stuffing himself with kimchi. He devours factoids ranging from ... More >>
Bachmann vs. HPV.The organization that injected the specter of retardation-via-vaccine is at it again, this time criticizing California's new law allowing 12-year-old girls to avoid cancer by getting HPV-prevention shots without their parents' consent.
Now, we're not sure if the National Vac ... More >>
PatchUnveiling of "Ordinary People": All the Beverly royals were there.That Newsweek cover was creepy enough: Princess Diana, digitally aged and strolling alongside her new daughter-in-law as if Our Lady had survived the limo accident that shook the world.
But at a posh unveiling Wednesday a ... More >>
Sorry Jenny McCarthy. First the split with Jim Carrey. Now this.
Turns out the whole basis for your vaccination-causes-autism side career is fraudulent (as many had suspected). It was all made up. Here in the celebrity-as-health-expert/conspiracy-theorist capital of the world, this has to be ... More >>
Jenny don't lose that number. It's 5150.More fodder for wacko autism conspiracy theorists (we're looking at you, Jenny McCarthy), or useful science?
Dunno. But the findings, unleashed by USC Thursday, will surely set off more debate about what causes the disorder. Researchers said they found ... More >>