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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
PostPosted: Thu June 29, 2017 1:32 pm 
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I've tired of John Oliver, but we can use as much pro-vaccination stuff out there as possible. Carries on the fine work in the entertainment realm as Penn and Teller did, who I'm sure would tear the vaccine delayers up if they were still doing their show.
I wonder... assume a neutral position for minute and follow me down another rabbit hole. We know that a range of health issues are caused by inflammation and overreactive immunological responses, why is it discounted that some children's immune systems have more destructive responses than others? I'm not arguing against vaccination or delaying vaccinations, it seems unscientific given the breadth of genetic diversity and gestation conditions to take an absolutist position here. I think the whole mercury preservatives thing can be discounted but that's not the only possibility, that's just the easy one to understand (blame corporations).
There are certainly a few people that may have a legitimate adverse reaction to vaccines. But that makes even more important for everyone else that doesn't to vaccinate, so that we can reserve our limited leeway under herd immunity for those few.


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 Post subject: Re: The 45th POTUS - Donald J. Trump
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This has probably been posted somewhere in here already but


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 Post subject: Re: The 45th POTUS - Donald J. Trump
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Hilarious, but take it to the Alex Jones thread McP! :twisted:

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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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Honestly, I can't comprehend what this is because it sounds like we heading to back to invisible forest spirits here:

https://qz.com/1184574/the-idea-that-everything-from-spoons-to-stones-are-conscious-is-gaining-academic-credibility/

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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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Bi_3 wrote:
Honestly, I can't comprehend what this is because it sounds like we heading to back to invisible forest spirits here:

https://qz.com/1184574/the-idea-that-everything-from-spoons-to-stones-are-conscious-is-gaining-academic-credibility/
As usual, Simpsons did it.

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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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Green Habit wrote:
Bi_3 wrote:
Honestly, I can't comprehend what this is because it sounds like we heading to back to invisible forest spirits here:

https://qz.com/1184574/the-idea-that-everything-from-spoons-to-stones-are-conscious-is-gaining-academic-credibility/
As usual, Simpsons did it.

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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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Bi_3 wrote:
Honestly, I can't comprehend what this is because it sounds like we heading to back to invisible forest spirits here:

https://qz.com/1184574/the-idea-that-everything-from-spoons-to-stones-are-conscious-is-gaining-academic-credibility/


Isn't that the Pixar theory?

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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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 Post subject: Re: Alex Jones, Food Babe, AntiVax and other such Woo
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Not "Woo" so much, but unfounded fear of GMO: I bring you Nassim Nicholas Taleb. There could be fat tails and black swans and the like, but there's basically no historical data.

Does he believe in a precautionary principle in all cases?


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