Call it selective skepticism, a sacred cow, or just human nature. We’re really good at giving others advice, and bad at taking our own. The same goes for critical thinking. Point in case: this recent article in Cosmos about the double-standard of environmentalists on GMOs.

(More about magnetic bracelet scams)

Blogging is all fun and games until someone calls out your pet pseudoscience!

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SCOTT
I don't know why, but you annoy the shit out of people online.

ROB
All I did was point out the flaws in their reasoning.
SCOTT
Now I know why.

SCOTT
Don't get me wrong, it was brilliant. Hippie outrage tripled our traffic. What topic do you have next?

ROB
Well, That magnetic bracelet you're wearing is a scam.
SCOTT
Get out.


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