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Wednesday, October 20, 2010

A good summary.

The always entertianing xkcd has, once again, read my mind by summing up a major reason why I doubt all kinds of wacky pseudo-scientific nonsense:



So, which do we want to keep? The profit-oriented nature of capitalism or the efficacy of finding water by wagging a stick with your hands? The answer is, I think, quite obvious.*

I just think it's too bad chiropractic didn't make the list.



* I should note, however, that the reverse isn't always true: just because profit oriented corporations DO use something, it doesn't mean that it definitely works.

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